State Patrol: Man ran onto I-94, was fatally hit by car

He had been involved in a separate crash prior to running onto the freeway.
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A man involved in a separate crash was killed after running onto Interstate 94 in St. Paul and being hit by a car Thursday night. 

According to the Minnesota State Patrol's report, at about 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, 38-year-old Nicholas Hunt of Lake Crystal was involved in a two-vehicle crash on southbound Interstate 35E at eastbound I-94.

He then "exited his vehicle and ran down the embankment and into the left lane" of westbound I-94, where he was hit by an Oldsmobile driven by a 20-year-old from Hudson, Wisconsin. 

The driver of the Oldsmobile and his passenger, an 18-year-old woman also from Hudson, Wisconsin, were not injured. 

Note: The details provided in this story are based on the police’s latest version of events, and may be subject to change.

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