Willmar man identified as pedestrian struck in Mille Lacs County accident

According to the State Patrol, Anthony Ingwald Dokken, 70, of Willmar, was struck Sunday night by a vehicle as he was walking or running down state Highway 169.

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ONAMIA โ€” A Willmar man was injured Sunday afternoon after being struck while apparently walking or running on U.S. Highway 169 in Mille Lacs County.

According to the State Patrol, at around 12:22 p.m. Sunday, Anthony Ingwald Dokken, 70, of Willmar, was struck by a 2019 Chevy Equinox driven by Larry James Angeles, 70, of Golden Valley.

The report said the vehicle was going south on Highway 169 at 300th Street and that Dokken โ€œran eastbound in southbound lanesโ€ and was struck.

Dokken was taken to North Memorial Hospital in Robbinsdale with non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. Angeles was not injured.

Alcohol was not a factor in the crash and roads were dry at the time.


The Mille Lacs County Sheriffโ€™s Office and Mille Lacs Health Systems assisted at the scene.

Carolyn Lange is a features writer at the West Central Tribune. She can be reached at or 320-894-9750
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