WATCH: Dead man found on side of road on Highway 13 was kidnapped: SQ

Provincial police are investigating the death of a young man whose body was found by the side of highway 13 in Laval on Tuesday morning.

At around 11:30 a.m., police received a call about a person with serious injuries at kilometre 16 near Highway 440 in Laval.

They say he had been kidnapped earlier today at a Tutti Frutti breakfast restaurant in Laval.

The man has been identified as 34-year-old Kellen Soew.

The person was found dead when police arrived on the scene.

Meanwhile, the northbound portion of the 13 is closed between the 440 and the 640 while the investigation goes on.