A car hit a moose in north Minot this morning, forcing authorities to kill the moose and slowing traffic at a very busy time.
Minot Police report the driver of the vehicle suffered minor scratches, but the car was severely damaged in the accident just north of Minot State University on North Broadway about 7:15.
State Game and Fish officers killed the injured animal and removed it from the road.
Traffic was back to normal by about eight o'clock this morning.
Minot Police say Zofia Kristal Pepple of New Town was struck by a pickup and killed about 6:25pm Sunday
A two-year-old child was killed by a hit-and-run driver in Minot Sunday evening.
They ask if you have any information about the incident that you contact them at 852-0111.
In addition, both had recently been released from state prison.