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Cass Lake man dies in suspected hit-and-run crash

A 27-year-old Cass Lake man died Thursday from what is suspected to be a hit-and-run vehicle crash in Hubbard County, according to a release from the Hubbard County Sheriff's Office.

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CASS LAKE, Minn. -- A 27-year-old Cass Lake man died Thursday from what is suspected to be a hit-and-run vehicle crash in Hubbard County, according to a release from the Hubbard County Sheriff's Office.

At approximately 4:20 a.m. on May 20, the Hubbard County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of an unresponsive male individual lying in the road on Hubbard County Road 101, south of U.S. Highway 2, the release said.

Upon arrival, emergency responders discovered the individual to be deceased. Through investigation, the victim was identified as 27-year-old Dominic Cloud of Cass Lake. Investigators believe that Cloud was struck by a vehicle and is the victim of a hit-and-run crash.

An investigation is ongoing by the Hubbard County Sheriff’s Office, assisted by the Minnesota State Patrol, Leech Lake Tribal Police Department and the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension.

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Anyone with information that may be related to this incident is asked to contact the Hubbard County Sheriff’s Office at (218) 732-3331 .

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