Forum staff reports, Published May 09 2011
1 killed in Otter Tail County crashPARKERS PRAIRIE, Minn. – A passenger riding in a pickup truck died early Sunday in a one-vehicle crash here, the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Department said.
The victim was identified as Justin Hemmerlin, 24, of Parkers Prairie.
According to the Sheriff’s Department:
A pickup driven by Robin Turchin, 23, of Parkers Prairie, crashed after going off the road about 2:30 a.m. Sunday.
Hemmerlin was pronounced dead at the scene.
Turchin was taken to a local hospital and later airlifted to a St. Cloud hospital.
The crash remains under investigation, the Sheriff’s Department said.