Man arrested for driving drunk, killing passenger on Chisago Co. lake

- A man is under arrest for allegedly driving drunk and killing another man near Neander Lake in Fish Lake Township, Minn. in Chisago County early Sunday morning.

At approximately 2 a.m., the Chisago County sheriff’s office received a report that a man had been thrown from a pickup truck driving off the lake. When deputies arrived on the scene they found three men performing CPR on the victim.

The victim, identified as Bradley Michael Nugent, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Deputies determined the driver was Keith Thomas Watts. He was under the influence of alcohol and arrested for criminal vehicular homicide.

The investigation into the incident is ongoing.

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