Goodridge Area Death Ruled Accidental 08 May 17

Pennington County Officials have ruled the dealth of a man in the Goodridge area as accidental.

Gerald, “Knute” Johnsrud was found by family members Wednesday night at a rural home on 1 hundred 10th Street Northeast.

Officers say – although the investigation continues – their initial finding is that Johnsrud died of an “apparent accidental gunshot wound to the head.”

Johnsrud was an area farmer and carpentuer, who is being remembered by friends and family today as a an avid hunter and fisherman; a fun-loving man who lived life unselfishly.

Funeral services will be held this morning at the Ekelund Lutheran Church.

Gerald, Knute Johnsrud was 60 ..