Brainerd Area News

Pedestrian Pronounced Dead At Scene After Getting Struck With Truck With Plow


A pedestrian was struck by a truck with a plow attached to it on County Road #19 Thursday night.

According to a press release sent out from the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office, they received a call at around 8;38 pm Thursday night. The call was about a personal injury accident at the 24000 block of County Road #19. Deputies arrived and found out that a pickup with a plow attached struck a pedestrian that was in the roadway. Road conditions and visibility were considered very poor during this time due to the snow storm.

The pedestrian would be pronounced dead at the scene. The victim was later identified as Michael Paul Donnay, 51, of Merrifield, MN.