Forum staff reports, Published May 05 2010
Authorities identify man killed while mowingROTHSAY, Minn. – A man killed while mowing a lawn here Monday has been identified by Wilkin County officials.
Ronald Lee Snell of Casper, Wyo., was struck about 1:30 p.m. by a Saturn car driven by a 17-year-old from Barnesville.
The Wilkin County Sheriff’s Office said the car left the road on Center Avenue and hit Snell, who was killed instantly.
Snell was mowing the yard of a property owned by a friend. The two had returned to Rothsay to do maintenance work and planned to return to Wyoming today.
The accident is under investigation.