Suspect vehicle sought in Becker County hit-and-run

Two pedestrians were airlifted to a Fargo hospital after being struck while working on a vehicle last Thursday.

According to a release from the Becker County Sheriff’s Office, the two men, 31-year-old Clifford Warren of Ogema and 56-year-old Duane Warren of White Earth, were working on a stalled vehicle when they were struck by a vehicle who then fled the scene.

The incident was at the 36000 block of County Highway 34 in Maple Grove Township around 6:20 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 12.

The conditions of the two men are currently unknown.

Anyone with information on this incident is encouraged to contact the White Earth Police Department at (218)983-3201 or the Becker County Sheriff’s Office at 218-847-2661.

The White Earth Fire Department, White Earth Ambulance, St. Mary’s EMS and Sanford Air Care assisted at the scene.


Larissa Donovan is the News Director for the stations of Paul Bunyan Broadcasting and has been, almost without interruption, since Election Day 2016. She covers all the beats in north-central Minnesota, such as local government, crime, education, environment and social issues. She studied communications at Bemidji State University.


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