Saturday, February 27, 2021

BREAKING NEWS: Pedestrian dies from injuries in Owatonna crash

An elderly man has died from injuries he sustained after being hit by a vehicle while walking in Owatonna.
 
Police have identified the victim as Lanny Huemann, 79, of Owatonna. He died at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester.
 
The crash happened Tuesday around 4:35 p.m. at the intersection of North Elm Avenue and East Main Street. Police say Huemann was hit by a vehicle while crossing the street.
 
According to police, the vehicle driven by Jerome Schnorenberg, 74, also of Owatonna, was making a right hand turn from Elm Avenue onto Main Street when he struck the pedestrian. Schnorenberg was not injured.
 
Police are still investigating the crash, but neither alcohol nor drugs appear to be a factor.

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