September 25, 2017 02:48 PM
Authorities in northeastern Minnesota say a shipwreck diver has died along the north shore of Lake Superior.
An inspector with the Lake County Sheriff's Office said the department received a call Saturday at 1:11 p.m. reporting a diver in distress at the site of the shipwreck Madeira near the Split Rock Lighthouse. The sheriff's office says the dive site was accessed through the Split Rock Lighthouse State Park.
Arriving authorities administered medical attention, but the diver was pronounced dead at the scene.
The diver's identity will be released pending notification of the family.
Updated: September 25, 2017 02:48 PM
Created: September 24, 2017 07:56 PM
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