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Wheelchair-bound Sebeka man dies of exposure

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A 39-year-old paraplegic man from Sebeka, Minn. died from exposure after a personal care attendant and garbage man found him lying in the snow.

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Wadena County Sheriff Michael D. Carr said Michael Lee Johnson was found outdoors at his residence by a personal care attendant and his garbage man around 8 a.m. Tuesday. The two contacted emergency responders and tried to keep Johnson warm by covering him in blankets.

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