January 23, 2021

Man struck by South Dakota AG’s car died from vehicle impact, initial autopsy confirms

Preliminary autopsy results confirmed the man struck by South Dakota Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg’s car died of trauma from a pedestrian being hit by a vehicle, officials announced Tuesday.

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Ravnsborg said in a September statement that he called 911 and searched a ditch with Hyde County Sheriff Mike Volek using a cell phone flashlight after he believed he hit a large animal around 10:30 p.m. on Sept. 12. The two men missed the body of Joseph Boever, a 55-year-old man who was killed in the collision and found the next morning.

The state’s Public Safety Cabinet Secretary Craig Price said Tuesday that early autopsy results from Ramsey County Minnesota confirmed Boever died of trauma consistent with a pedestrian motor vehicle crash.

Ravnsborg called 911 on the evening of Sept. 12, but a blood sample wasn’t given to authorities until the next day at roughly

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Audi confirms hopped-up RS E-Tron GT electric sports car

I don’t know how Audi could fit larger wheels into the equation, but where there’s a will…


After a few months of reports, Audi has finally confirmed that the forthcoming E-Tron GT electric sports car will receive the same trim-level treatment as many of its gas-powered vehicles.

During a digital press conference discussing the E-Tron GT, Audi confirmed that a racy RS variant will launch alongside the standard E-Tron GT. It’s very likely that a middle-of-the-road S version will also make an appearance. Whether SUVs or coupes, most of Audi’s vehicles follow the same formula: There’s a base version, then an S model with sportier intentions, followed by a performance-forward RS.

While Audi didn’t mention exactly what the RS-badged E-Tron GT will contain to separate itself from the regular ol’ E-Tron GT,

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