Mankato, MN (KROC-AM News)- Authorities have identified the young victim of a landslide that occurred in a Minnesota state park over the weekend. 

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The Blue Earth County Sheriff’ Office says dispatchers received the report of a man trapped by landslide at Minneopa State Park in rural western Mankato around 5 p.m. Saturday. 

The 19-year-old victim was pronounced dead once he was recovered. 


On Monday authorities identified the landslide victim as Jack Robert Loso of Robbinsdale, MN. 

Officials say he was visiting the state park with family members at the time of the tragedy. 

The investigation into the deadly incident remains ongoing.

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