Esko Woman Charged in Alleged Hit and Run

By KBJR News 1

Esko Woman Charged in Alleged Hit and Run

June 19, 2013 Updated Jun 19, 2013 at 4:40 PM CDT

Carlton, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- A 69 year old Esko woman has been charged for her alleged involvement in a hit and run accident over the weekend.

Carol Emily Nygren, 69, has been charged with one count of Criminal Vehicular Operation in Carlton County.

On Sunday, officers responded on reports that 43 year old Michael Howard Norton was hit while riding his bike at the intersection of Highway 61 and Rolling Road in Thompson Township.

Authorities say Nygren left the scene and was later tracked down and arrested.

Nygren's next court appearance is scheduled for July 17th.

Posted to the web by Krista Burns