MINNETONKA BEACH, Minn. - Authorities have identified a woman who was struck by a car near Lake Minnetonka on Thursday night.
Diane Meder, 57, was struck Thursday night outside her home in Minnetonka Beach, a small town on a peninsula on the lake west of Minneapolis.
She died about 90 minutes later at North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale.
Orono Police Officer Jay Dembouski says a man was arrested shortly after the accident, which investigators believe was not intentional. The man was jailed on suspicion of criminal vehicular operation resulting in a death.
Police say alcohol is believed to be a factor.
The case remains under investigation.
KARE 11 is not identifying the man pending formal charges.
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