CHICAGO (STMW) — A man pulled from Lake Michigan Sunday afternoon on the North Side has died at an area hospital.
Emergency personnel responded at 2:54 p.m. to Pratt Beach — just east of the 6800 block of North Sheridan Road — and divers pulled a man from the water within minutes, authorities said.READ MORE: Concert Venue Metro Requiring Proof Of COVID-19 Vaccination For All Events
The man, believed to be in his 30s, was treading water near a pier and witnesses were talking to him when he went under water and disappeared, Fire Media Affairs spokesman Joe Roccasalva said.READ MORE: Man Rushed To Hospital After Fire Rips Through Woodlawn Apartment Building
Paramedics initially took the man in critical condition to Saint Francis Hospital in Evanston. The Cook County Medical Examiner’s office said Sunday night the man has died. His identity was not yet being released.MORE NEWS: For National Night Out In Englewood, Chicago Police Officers Seek To Help Reclaim Moran Park As A Place For Fun And Joy
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