MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A 57-year-old man died over the weekend after possibly drowning in a western Wisconsin lake.
The Polk County Sheriff’s Office says David Saleh, of Amery, Wisconsin, died Saturday evening after diving into shallow water on Bone Lake, located east of Luck.READ MORE: Missing Person: You Houa Thao
Saleh may have struck the bottom of the lake, investigators say. He was swimming with family members on Eagle Island.READ MORE: WCCO Saturday Night Interview: Mike Kojonen Talks Finances For Mother's Day
After Saleh didn’t regain consciousness, relatives loaded him into a pontoon boat and brought him to shore, where first responders provided treatment.
Emergency crews brought Saleh to a hospital, but he was soon pronounced dead.MORE NEWS: Brother Fatally Shoots Sister Inside Chanhassen Home
His exact cause of death is under investigation by the Polk County Medical Examiner’s Office.