CHICAGO (CBS) — An afternoon out on the river turned deadly Tuesday night for a man whose canoe capsized.
Police and fire crews were called to the channel near Bryn Mawr and Jersey/Kedzie avenues at 5:09 p.m. The Fire Department said the man was found by divers in the channel after the canoe overturned.READ MORE: Serial Stowaway Marilyn Hartman Found Fit To Stand Trial
Paramedics attempted resuscitation at the scene.READ MORE: Closing Arguments Begin In Jussie Smollett's Trial For Allegedly Staging Phony Hate Crime; 'We Have Proven This By Overwhelming Evidence'
Police said the 60-year-old man was rushed to Swedish Hospital. He was initially reported in serious condition, but he was later pronounced dead.MORE NEWS: 71-Year-Old Man Shot Multiple Times, Killed While Heading To Store To Buy Newspaper In Chinatown
Rescuers said the man was not wearing a life jacket when he was found.