MINNETONKA BEACH, Minn.- Police say a 57-year-old woman was hit and killed by a suspected drunk driver Thursday night in Minnetonka Beach.

The woman was walking in the 2600 block of Arcola Lane around 8:30 p.m. when she was run over.
She was airlifted to North Memorial Hospital, where she later died of injuries.

The cause of the accident is still under investigation, but officers believe alcohol may have been a contributing factor.
Orono police arrested and booked the man into Hennepin County Jail for Criminal Vehicular Operation (Resulting in a Death.) But he has not been charged.

Minnetonka Beach is a small village located on a peninsula on Lake Minnetonka.