Crow River Search Continues for Missing Dassel Teen 07 Jun 17

The Wright County Sheriff’s Office is continuing the search for Levi Wuollet who was last seen swimming in the North Fork Crow River on Monday near the Keats Ave SW bridge in Middleville Township.

The 18-year-old from Dassel, was swimming with friends and relatives in the river when he went under and did not resurface.

Sheriff Joe Hagerty says the search includes deputies from the Wright County Sheriff’s Office Water Patrol, MN DNR, as well as numerous volunteers. Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office Water Patrol responded with specialized underwater sonar equipment to also assist in the search.

The Sheriff’s Office is reminding citizens to be cautious around fast moving water. After some heavy rains this spring many of the area rivers and streams are flowing rapidly and have may have hidden hazards including logs and boulders.