Gilbert, MN (KROC AM News) - The State Patrol says an arrest has been made in a deadly hit-and-run that occurred earlier this week in northeast Minnesota.

The Patrol says 85-year-old Florence Mannelin of Makinen was struck and fatally injured while walking across a street in Gilbert around 6 p.m. Wednesday.

Police located a vehicle that matched the description of the one involved in the hit-and-run Thursday morning. Officers arrested the suspected driver, identified as 57-year-old Jeffrey Airhart of Fargo.

Jeffrey Airhart - St Louis County jail

He is jailed on a charge of criminal vehicular homicide.

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