Body of 20-year-old pulled from Clearwater County lake Sunday
The body of a 20-year-old man was pulled from Lake Lamond in Bagley on Sunday, according to the Clearwater County Sheriff’s Office.
A 911 call reporting a possible drowning came in around 8:15 p.m. The caller said that Derek Vanscott McCann had jumped off a swimming raft at a public beach and hadn’t been seen since.
The Sheriff’s Office’s Dive Team was called in to help law enforcement search the area. McCann’s body was found around 11:15 p.m. in around 18 feet of water, authorities said.
The death is still under investigation and McCann’s autopsy will be performed at the University of North Dakota Forensic Pathology Center.
The Clearbrook/Gonvick Police Department, Bagley Police Department, Bagley Sanford Ambulance and Sanford Air Med assisted in responding to the scene.