Lake Crystal man who left vehicle killed on highway

Kristine Goodrich, The Free Press, Mankato, Minn.

Apr. 16—A Lake Crystal man was struck and killed while running away from a crash at a St. Paul highway interchange Thursday night.

Nicholas Dean Hunt, 38, was involved in a two-vehicle crash on southbound I-35E at eastbound I-94 at about 8:30 p.m., according to the State Patrol.

Hunt got out, ran down an embankment and into the left lane of westbound I-94. He then was struck by a car and died at the scene, the patrol report says. The driver and passenger in the car were not injured.