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Death on Medicine Lake

Death on Medicine Lake

An ice skater died after going through the ice on a Twin Cities lake.

Around 2 p.m. Sunday Hennepin County authorities responded to a call of a person through the ice on Medicine Lake.

The 53-year-old man was found wearing ice skates and a camera around his neck. Emergency workers found the man underwater and about 600 yards from land. The man was brought to North Memorial Hospital and later died.


WCCO "Skater Dies After Going Through Ice On Lake"