Death of boy in Garvin ruled accidental

MARSHALL – The Lyon County Sheriff’s Department said Thursday an autopsy has revealed the death of a teenaged boy in Garvin on Monday night was an accident.

The Ramsey County medical examiner’s office said that Cody Hartson, 13, of Revere died of accidental asphyxia.

Authorities were called to the scene at 7:30 p.m. Monday after a report that a person was found unresponsive.

The sheriff’s department said the teen was unresponsive when emergency personnel arrived. CPR was performed on Hartson for more than 20 minutes.

Services for Hartson are at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Garvin Congregational Church. There will be a visitation from 4-8 p.m. Friday at the church.