CHICAGO (STMW) — A 16-year-old boy died after he fell into Lake Michigan on the North Side Sunday evening.
The teen fell into the water near the 4000 block of Recreation Drive about 6:10 p.m., police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said.
He was pulled from the lake and taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead at 7:06 p.m., according to police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.
His name was withheld Monday morning pending notification of family members.
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