UPDATE: Police identify man found dead at construction site as Cristian Fuentes

UPDATE:
 
Police release the name of the 22-year-old found dead in Minot.

Police say it was the body of 22-year-old Cristian Fuentes formerly from Texas found on a construction site this morning.

With these new developments police also revealed he was a student at Minot State University.

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a dead body found in the work zone of the Broadway Bridge project this morning.
A call first came in about 7:30 reporting a man injured near one of the cranes at the work site.
When police arrived, it was determined the man was dead, although Community Ambulance crews did transport the person to Trinity Hospital where the death was confirmed.
The body was found directly below the deck of the bridge that crosses railroads and the Mouse River in the heart of Minot.
Minot Police say it appears the 22-year-old man fell from the area above, where the old bridge was being removed.
Details of the fall are being investigated.

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