MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A 16-year-old Sauk Rapids boy is recovering in a Minneapolis hospital after he was shocked by an electrical wire and fell while climbing on a closed bridge.
Police say Daniel Fleigle climbed to the top of the old bridge over the Mississippi River in Sartell on June 15. He grabbed a live wire and then fell to the deck 30 feet below.READ MORE: Next Weather: Warmer Tuesday, Rainy Wednesday
The teen was taken to St. Cloud Hospital, and then flown to Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis.READ MORE: Man Found Stabbed To Death Inside Minneapolis Apartment
Hennepin County Medical Center doctors say Daniel’s friends helped save his life by performing CPR at the scene before paramedics arrived.
A Hennepin County Medical Center spokeswoman says Daniel has been upgraded from critical to satisfactory condition.MORE NEWS: Kepler Hits Slam, Urshela And Twins Walk Off Tigers 5-4
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