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Man Killed Crawling Across Highway

Saturday, July 2nd, 2011 at 8:46 am

An Onamia man was killed after being struck by a vehicle while crawling across the highway on Thursday night.

According to police, 21-year-old Adam Nayquonabe of Onamia was crawling across the northbound lanes of Highway 169 near Wagidaaki Drive late Thursday night when he was struck by a passing car.

Nayquonabe was airlifted to North Memorial Hospital where he died. Police said alcohol was involved in the accident.

The driver of the car that hit Nayquonabe suffered no injuries.

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