Body found on St. Paul road believed to be hit-and-run victim
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Police believe a body found in a road in St. Paul was the victim of a fatal hit-and-run.
According to the St. Paul Police Department, police are responding to an apparent fatal hit-and-run near the intersection of McKnight Road N. and Margaret Street in St. Paul.
A passerby found the body of a man lying in the southbound lane of McKnight Road Friday night.
Evidence at the scene seems to indicate that the victim was a pedestrian who died after being struck by a vehicle.
The southbound lanes of McKnight Road will be closed for an unknown period of time as members of the Forensic Services Unit collect evidence to determine what hapened.
We’re at an apparent fatal hit-and-run crash near the intersection of McKnight Road N. and Margaret Street.— Saint Paul Police Department (@sppdmn) January 23, 2021
Passersby found the body of a man lying on the southbound lane of McKnight. Evidence at the scene indicates he was a pedestrian who died after being struck by a vehicle.