Man found dead in Barnes County died of hypothermia

May 8, 2019

VALLEY CITY, N.D. (AP) — Authorities say a man found dead in eastern North Dakota’s Barnes County last month fell victim to cold weather exposure.

The Barnes County Sheriff’s Office tells KOVC radio that 57-year-old David Palmer died of hypothermia. No foul play was involved.

Palmer’s body was found April 22 southeast of Luverne. The sheriff’s office and the state crime bureau investigated.


Information from: KOVC-AM, http://www.newsdakota.com