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Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office

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MN man dead after pickup goes into ditch, crashes into 'large tree'

Authorities aren't sure exactly when the crash occurred.

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Ex-deputy to plead guilty to being on fentanyl during deadly pursuit

Kelly Backman admits he was on drugs during a chase through Fergus Falls last October.

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Charges: Deputy was on drugs during high-speed chase that turned deadly

Kelly Backman had fentanyl in his system at the time of the chase, which ended when the suspect crashed into another vehicle, killing a married couple, charges state.