CITY COUNCILOR KILLED WHEN HIT BY VEHICLE

A Floodwood city councilor is dead after he was hit by a vehicle Sunday in Aitkin County. 64 year old Thomas Andor and his passenger, 61 year old Vernon Owens to check their vehicle after they thought they hit an animal, when another vehicle driven by 55 year old Jane Sautbine hit Owens, who died at the scene. The others were not injured. Owens served as a city councilor in Floodwood since 2008.