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Hampton man dies after being hit by car while on Highway 61

A 23-year-old Hampton man, Adam Michael Stein, died as he walked along Highway 61 at 220th Street early Sunday morning. Stein was walking southbound when he was struck by a pick-up truck driven by Sai Kao Yang, 76, St. Paul. Neither Yang nor Pa Vang, 58, a passenger in the truck, was injured. Stein was pronounced dead at the scene.

The accident was reported about 4:30 a.m. No other information was available.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Stein was walking in the traffic lane when he was struck. No other information was available.

Hampton is located south of Hastings along Highway 52.