Wright County officials investigating death of 18 year old 30 Aug 16

Wright County authorities are investigating the death of an 18-year-old Montrose man. Sheriff Joe Hagerty says they received a report of an unconscious male lying in the roadway of the 500 block of 1st Street North in Montrose around 2:30 a.m. Sunday. The victim was identified as Justin Harvey from Montrose. The preliminary investigation revealed that Harvey approached a pickup parked on the roadway and became involved in a confrontation with a passenger in the vehicle. The vehicle accelerated during the confrontation dragging Harvey a short distance. Harvey was transported to Hennepin County Medical Center where he later died as a result of his injuries. Two adults were arrested and booked into the Wright County Jail on criminal vehicular operations and Simple Robbery charges.