MAX, N.D. (Valley News Live)- UPDATE: July 29th
The victim has been identified as Jordan Thomas Hagerott, 30, of Mandan.
Hagerott was walking from Minot to Mandan, in the roadway at the crest of a hill when he was struck by the Ford in the right hand lane. Hagerott was thrown onto an approach on the west side of the roadway and came to a rest laying down, facing south.
Hofstad pulled the Ford over onto the west shoulder after striking Hagerott and came to stop on the shoulder facing south. Hagerott was pronounced dead at the scene.
This accident remains under investigation by the NDHP. No charges have been filed at this time.
A man who was walking on the shoulder of a road is dead, after being hit by car in Max, North Dakota.
Marshall Hofstad, 22, and Wyatt Wilson, 21, were traveling south from Minot to Underwood, ND in the right hand lane of US Hwy 83, just south of Max, ND. The Ford struck a 30 yr old male pedestrian standing in the right hand lane.
The driver pulled over and came to stop on the shoulder of the highway facing south. This accident remains under investigation by the NDHP. The name of the deceased driver will be released tomorrow pending next-of-kin notification. No charges have been filed at this time.