CHICAGO (CBS) — A Chicago man died Monday evening after being pulled from Lake Michigan at Clark Street Beach in north suburban Evanston.
Police said officers were called to Clark Street Beach at 1811 Sheridan Rd. around 8:25 p.m. When they arrived, a person was in the lake trying to pull a man out of the water.READ MORE: Chicago Sky Win First WNBA Championship As They Top Phoenix Mercury
Evanston firefighters also responded and helped pull the victim out of the lake.READ MORE: Jubilant And Inspired Fans, Booming Businesses Near Wintrust Arena As Chicago Sky Win WNBA Championship
Emergency crews began performing CPR and took the man to Evanston Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
The victim has been identified as 31-year-old Marcos Quito, of the Austin neighborhood in Chicago, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.MORE NEWS: Amid Continuing Water Pressure Woes In Dixmoor, Residents Aren't Confident The Next Fix Will Be The Last
Police said there were no signs of foul play. Evanston detectives are conducting a death investigation.