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Farmington man dies following Christmas Day accident

A 26-year-old Farmington man was killed Christmas Day as he walked on an Interstate 94 entrance ramp in Minneapolis.

The Minnesota State Patrol reports that Adam Davis was walking in the right lane of the Third Street entrance to northbound I-94 shortly after 10 p.m. Sunday when he was hit and killed by a car. The car, a 2011 Toyota Corrolla, was driven by 48-year-old Abdalla Omar of Blaine.

According to the State Patrol, Omar was driving in the right lane of the entrance ramp when he noticed Davis on foot in the lane. He tried to swerve to the left lane but hit Davis.

Davis was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center, where he died Monday.

Nathan Hansen

Nathan Hansen has been a reporter and editor with the Farmington Independent and the Rosemount Town Pages since 1997. He is very tall.

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