Authorities ID SD Teen Hit, Killed By Pickup
September 26, 2011, 9:35 AM
DE SMET, SD -
Authorities have identified a South Dakota teenager who died after being struck by a vehicle on a street in De Smet.
The Highway Patrol says 16-year-old Zachary Eichstadt of De Smet was one of two pedestrians hit Friday by a pickup truck that allegedly did not stop at a stop sign. The second pedestrian was treated for minor injuries.
Twenty-eight-year-old James Harris of Anoka, Minn., is accused of driving the pickup. He was due in court Monday on charges of drunken driving, hit and run, and vehicular homicide.
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