Authorities release name of victim in fatal Hermantown car accident

By KBJR News 1

Authorities release name of victim in fatal Hermantown car accident

February 17, 2014 Updated Feb 17, 2014 at 11:15 PM CDT

Hermantown, MN (NNCNOW.com) - Authorities have released the name of the victim in the fatal car vs. pedestrian crash in Hermantown, Minn.

28 year old Jeremy Jacob Reeves was killed after a car struck him along the 4100 block of Midway Road Sunday evening.

First responders performed life-saving measures on Reeves at the scene. He was taken to Essentia Health St. Mary's in Duluth where he was pronounced dead just after 9 p.m.

The 56-year-old female driver and 22-year-old female passenger of the vehicle were not injured.

The accident is being investigated by Hermantown Police and the Minnesota State Patrol Accident Reconstruction Team. Alcohol, weather, and road conditions are not believed to be factors.