The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office responded Sunday to the boat access at Eagle Lake for a report of an unresponsive male that was located in the water. Upon their arrival, life saving measures had been started by individuals who were at the access. First responders continued life saving measures, however the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The incident is under investigation by the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office. Agencies assisting included the Willmar Fire Department, Kandiyohi County Rescue Squad, Carris Health Ambulance Service, Spicer First Responders, Life Link Air Ambulance, Minnesota State Patrol and the Minnesota DNR.

UPDATE: The drowning victim was identified Monday afternoon as 58-year-old David Klucas of Willmar.


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