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Dent boy on bike a victim of hit-and-run

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Dent boy on bike a victim of hit-and-run
Detroit Lakes Minnesota 511 Washington Avenue 56501

A 13-year-old boy from Dent was riding a bike when struck by a vehicle at the intersection of Highway 78 and Thunder Road last week.

The juvenile had minor injuries and was treated and released from an area hospital, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Department.

The vehicle left the scene of the accident prior to arrival of law enforcement. The sheriff's department will continue its investigation.

The accident took place about 11 p.m. on Aug. 27.