Burnett Co. Police Investigate Fatal Pedestrian Accident

posted Sep 29, 2016, 5:10 AM by Ryan Quinn
Police continue to investigate a fatal pedestrian accident that happened this week in Burnett County.  According to published reports, the accident happened Tuesday afternoon in Siren when 63-year old Peter Michels was struck by a vehicle in the parking lot of a local business.  Michels was taken to Burnett Medical Center where he died of his injuries.  Authorities have not released the name of the driver that struck Michels, but the Burnett County Sheriffs Department says he is cooperating in the investigation.