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Skier killed in vehicle hit-an-run in Bayfield County

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The Bayfield County Sheriff's Department released the name of a skier found by a snowmobiler struck and killed by a vehicle at the trail for "Book Across the Bay."

Bjorn Erik Norgaard, 23, of Dundas, Minn., wasn't a participant in the ski race event Saturday evening.

According to Sheriff Paul Susienka, Norgaard was cross country skiing back to Ashland, Wis., late Saturday or early Sunday when he was struck by a vehicle after event festivities Saturday evening.

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