Pedestrian killed by snowplow in Rochester
February 24, 2023 4:27PM CST
Authorities say a pedestrian was struck and killed by a snowplow in Rochester Friday morning.
The incident happened at 2824 Pinewood Rd SW at 9 a.m. and involved a Rochester city snowplow.
The snowplow, operated by Jordan Bradley Dohrmann, 32, of Rochester, was actively plowing snow when the incident occurred, according to a Minnesota State Patrol crash report.
As the plow was backing up, it struck a 69-year-old female pedestrian, who was fatally injured. The Rochester woman’s name has not yet been released.
Dohrmann wasn’t injured.