GARRISON - The Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office is investigating a death after it received a report of man lying alongside a road in Garrison Sunday.

Shortly after 4:30 p.m. Sunday, emergency personnel responded to a call reporting a man possibly in need of medical care. The man was lying on the shoulder of County Road 26 near Rolling Hills Resort Road west of Lake Mille Lacs. Rescue efforts were attempted, although it was determined the man was deceased.

The man's name has not been released pending notification of family. The man's body was sent to the Ramsey County Medical Examiner's Office for autopsy.

The Garrison Fire Department, Onamia Ambulance First Responders and Minnesota State Patrol assisted at the scene.