Pedestrian Hit and Killed in Cottage Grove

Updated: 10/30/2013 8:53 PM KSTP.com By: Leslie Dyste

Photo: MGN Online
Photo: MGN Online

An elderly pedestrian was hit and killed in Cottage Grove.
    
Police say 85-year-old Benjamin Tims Sr. of Cottage Grove was walking near an intersection when he was hit by an SUV Tuesday afternoon.
    
Authorities say Tims died at the scene of the accident. The St. Paul Pioneer Press says the SUV driver was cooperating with investigators.
    
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