Accident Kills 19-Year-Old


The Polk County Sheriff’s Office says a 19-year-old man was killed Friday morning at around 7:30 a.m.

According to a news release, the Polk County Sheriff’s Office and first responders were dispatched to 330th Street Southeast and 380th Avenue Southeast, Rural Gully, Minnesota, for a one vehicle roll-over.

Upon arrival, deputies discovered the lone occupant from the 2008 Chevy Silverado pickup, an adult male, deceased.

Preliminary investigation indicates that the vehicle left the roadway, and rolled several times, subsequently ejecting the sole occupant.

No further information is available until family is notified.

The Polk County Sheriff’s Office was assisted on-scene by the Minnesota State Patrol and Essentia Ambulance.