ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Minn. (AP) — Sheriff’s officials have released the name of a 14-year-old boy who died in a swimming accident in Voyageurs National Park in northern Minnesota.
St. Louis County authorities say Briggs Anderson of Fergus Falls was with a church group touring Rainy Lake by houseboat when the accident happened Monday evening.READ MORE: Former Minneapolis Superintendent Bernadeia Johnson Fighting Stage 5 Kidney Disease
The boy was taken by air to Essentia Health in Duluth where he later died.READ MORE: Ex-Soldier's Company Works To Provide Security, Peace Of Mind For Churches
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