Victims are Crookston woman, Mentor man

    A Crookston woman and a Mentor man were killed Saturday night south of Mentor when the ATV they were riding on Polk County Highway 12 hit an approach.

    When Polk County Sheriff’s Office deputies and other first responders arrived at the scene, the PCSO says, they found Crystal Rose Scott, 34, of Crookston and Noel William Schmieg, 34, of Mentor both unconscious. They were pronounced deceased at the scene.

    The investigation continues.

    Assisting at the scene were the Mentor Fire Department, County EMS, Minnesota State Patrol, and Sanford Life Flight.