Person Dead After Being Hit by Truck Near Hinckley

Posted at: 03/02/2013 8:44 PM
Updated at: 03/03/2013 5:45 PM
By: Laurie Stribling

A 20-year-old Hinkley man is dead after being hit by a truck on Friday evening.

According to authorities in Pine County, Dylan Benjamin was hit by George Harth, also of Hinkley, who was driving a Ford Super Duty truck.

Minnesota state troopers said it happened around 7:30 p.m. Saturday night. The crash was at the intersection of Highway 48 and Pine County Road 20 near Hinckley.

Officials said the driver of the truck was westbound on Highway 48 when the pedestrian was hit. The person was dead when authorities arrived on scene.