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Sheriff releases images related to fatal hit-and-run on Memorial Day

The hit-and-run happened just before 7 a.m. on Memorial Day.
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Authorities are working to find a person "related" to a fatal hit-and-run in northern Minnesota on Memorial Day. 

The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office released numerous photos of a person and a red car related to the crash, which happened around 6:50 a.m. Monday approximately three miles south of Waskish, near Upper Red Lake. 

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"Law enforcement believes there are members of the public that may have witnessed suspicious activity in the area of the crash, as well as the City of Kelliher. Law enforcement believes the vehicle involved fled the scene traveling southbound on Minnesota Highway 72," a release from the sheriff's department says. 

Any information can be provided to the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office at 218-333-9111, or to the Minnesota State Patrol at 218-683-8410. Anyone reporting information is asked to use the case reference number 21009159. 

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