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Funeral services set for Eagan teen killed in crash

Patric Vitek. Photo: Courtesy of Dakota Hills Middle School's yearbook
Patric Vitek.

Updated: November 08, 2019 11:48 AM

An Eagan teen who died after being struck by a vehicle while biking to school last week will be laid to rest Friday.

Funeral services are planned for Patric Vitek at 11 a.m. at St. Thomas Becket Catholic Church.

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Thirteen-year-old Patric was riding his bike eastbound on Diffley Road last Friday when a vehicle struck the rear tire of Patric's bike. He was transported to Regions Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead. 


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Since Patric's death, the community has renewed a call for safety improvements along that road.

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