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Hit-and-run crash victims identified in Polk Co.

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BALSAM LAKE, Wis. (AP) -- -

Polk County sheriff's officials have identified two men who were struck and killed by a driver who fled the scene.
   Authorities say 41-year-old Richard Cobenais Jr., of Frederic and 28-year-old Benjamin Juarez, of rural Luck, were involved in a fight that had spilled out onto Highway E in the Round Lake Native American Community Saturday evening.
   Sheriff's investigators are looking for a dark colored pickup, possibly a Ford F150 with an auxiliary amber light on top. The vehicle may have some damage to the passenger side headlight area.

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