MINNEAPOLIS (WTAQ) - A western Wisconsin man was killed early Monday in Minneapolis, when his vehicle was hit by a suspected drunk driver who was being chased by police.
According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a trooper tried stopping the offender for speeding and OWI around 1 a.m.
A chase began when the driver sped away. Officials said it ended when the offender's car hit another vehicle broadside at a downtown Minneapolis intersection.
That driver, 20-year-old Brody Sotona of Spring Valley was killed. A 24-year-old passenger in Sotona's vehicle from Stillwater Minnesota was seriously hurt.
The suspect in the chase was arrested at the crash scene, and was then taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.