CHICAGO (CBS) — A man was pulled from the water Monday evening from a beach in Evanston.
The Evanston Fire Department said the Clark Street Beach near the Northwestern University campus was closed, and lifeguards were trying to get people out of the water with the help of police, when they noticed somebody was not swimming properly around 8:30 p.m.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Cooler Trend Next Week After Quiet Weekend
“I saw some shorts under the water, I reported in, and I pulled him out for the EMS to work on him,” said witness Josh Martin.READ MORE: Protesters Hold 'Healing Circle' At Site Where Adam Toledo Was Shot And Killed By Police; 'Our Presence Is A Form Of Resistance'
The lifeguard and fire department got him out.
The fire department said its first responders started CPR and took the man to local hospital.MORE NEWS: Stimulus Check Latest: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming?
The man’s condition and further details were not immediately available.