A Squaw Lake man was killed in a traffic accident on Friday. According to the Minnesota State patrol on December 20th at around 8:20 PM they were called to Highway 46 north of Squaw Lake for a report of an automobile – pedestrian accident. According to the report a vehicle driven by 57 year old Carl Fugleberg of Byron was southbound on HWY 46 when it struck 33 year old Keith Rogers of Squaw Lake who was crossing the road from east to west. Rogers was transported by Deer River Ambulance to Grand Itasca Clinic & Hospital where he was pronounced deceased. Fugleberg was apparently not injured. The Itasca County Sheriffs Office assisted at the scene.