MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A man drowned Sunday on Eagle Lake in Kandiyohi County.
The sheriff’s office says deputies were called to the lake on a report of an unresponsive male. They arrived to find people trying to resuscitate the man at the lake’s boat access point. First responders took over, but the man was soon pronounced dead at the scene.
The victim has been identified as 58-year-old David Klucas of Willmar. The sheriff’s office is investigating this incident.
This is the third reported drowning on a Minnesota lake during the Fourth of July holiday weekend. A man’s body was recovered Sunday from Lake Carlos after he drowned in the lake Friday night. A Chicago man also drowned in Middle Spunk Lake Sunday in Stearns County. A fourth victim was pulled from Lake Melissa near Detroit Lakes Friday afternoon. His condition has not been released as of Sunday night.