Man confesses to fatal hit and run

Man confesses to fatal hit and run Click to Enlarge Photo:

Aug 5, 2013 at 6:14 am

BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) Authorities say a driver wanted for a hit-and-run death in Beltrami County has surrendered to police.

Officials say the 58-year-old man admitted he was driving the car that struck and killed 25-year-old Christopher Lee Strong last week. His body was discovered by a newspaper carrier on a road near Bemidji last Wednesday.

Beltrami County emergency management director Bert Wernberg says deputies seized a red Monte Carlo believed to be involved in the death.

Posted By Mike Tanner

News Director

Mike Tanner's Profile

Leave a Comment

Current Weather

For Central Minnesota

Temp: 61°F (16°C)

Dewpoint: 61

Wind: 7 SW

Weather: mist

Full Forecast | Live Radar

Featured Videos