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Longville woman dies in Walker accident near casino

The victim of a car-pedestrian accident in Walker has been identified as Jessine L. Pike, 33, of Longville.

Pike died Thursday morning on Highway 200 near the Shooting Star Casino frontage road.

The Minnesota State Patrol in Brainerd reported that just prior to sunrise Thursday, Darlene K. Sandstrom, 57, of Longville, was driving west on Highway 200 in a 1998 Ford Taurus. Pike was walking in the west driving lane of Highway 200 at the time and was struck and killed by the car.

The Cass County Sheriff's Office and the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension are investigating the accident.