Man Arrested For Hit-And-Run That Killed Child

(Max, ND) — A man has been arrested in connection with a hit-and-run that killed a seven-year-old girl in 2019. The crash happened on US Highway 281 in Rolette County, and police identified Joshua Forschen as a suspect. A warrant was put out for his arrest, but he wasn’t apprehended until this Wednesday, when police identified him during a traffic stop near the small community of Max. Forschen reportedly ran from officers, but was later taken into custody. In addition to the charges related to the fatal hit-and-run, he’s also facing charges for failure to halt and giving false information.

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