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Drivers strikes, kills pedestrian crossing Highway 13 in Burnsville

WCCO Digital Update: Morning of June 26, 2022
WCCO Digital Update: Morning of June 26, 2022 02:00

BURNSVILLE, Minn. -- A driver struck and killed a pedestrian in Burnsville early Sunday morning, the Minnesota State Patrol said.

The driver, a 36-year-old Oakdale man, was heading east on Highway 13. He struck 31-year-old Robert Westly Smith, of Prior Lake, who was crossing the highway at Nicollet Avenue around 1:45 a.m., the state patrol said.

The driver was uninjured. 

Authorities did not publicly identify the pedestrian.

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