Paul Bakken victim of traffic fatality near
Area News | Published on May 12, 2023 at 5:38pm CDT | Author: Tom Hintgen0
By Tom Hintgen
Otter Tail County Correspondent
Sheriff deputies, on May 3, reported the death of a 65-year-old adult in a traffic accident in Scambler Township, northwest of Pelican Rapids.
The accident took place close to 9:17 p.m. on 155th Avenue.
The victim was deceased at the scene of the one-vehicle accident. County sheriff deputies were assisted by the Minnesota State Patrol, Pelican Rapids Fire Department and Ringdahl Ambulance.
Killed in the accident was Paul Bakken, 65, rural Pelican Rapids.
A county resident, location not available, avoided being scammed after his computer was hacked on May 3. This was a close call since the resident had provided to fraudsters his bank account and 401k information.
No money had been lost as of Thursday, May 4.