Reward Increased For Hit & Run 17 Nov 11

The family of a Madelia man seriously injured in a hit-and-run crash near Gaylord last month has increased the reward being offered for information on the case. The $3,000 reward has been upped to $5,000 for information on the vehicle that hit 29-year-old John Byro’s motorcycle and left him lying on the side of the road. The crash occurred at around 10pm on October 27th at the intersection of Highways 5 and 19 just outside of Gaylord. Byro remains in critical condition. Authorities believe the vehicle that struck him is a light colored passenger vehicle or SUV with damage to it’s rear or rear bumper. Anyone with information on the crash is asked to call the highway patrol at (507)389-1172.