A Monticello man and his 6-year-old grandson died when the tractor they were on rolled over in a steep ditch in Wright County Friday.
50-year-old Ron Gustafson and his grandson Rollie Gustafson died as a result of injuries sustained in the accident. Authorities say Ron Gustafson died at the scene. The grandson was taken to a Twin Cities hospital where he died just before 7pm Friday.
Reports say Ron Gustafson was in Clearwater to help build a fence at his brothers’ farm. The two went out for a ride after working on the fence when the accident happened at about 5:45pm Friday.