5 Year Old Drowning Victim in Grand Rapids Identified

By KBJR News 1

5 Year Old Drowning Victim in Grand Rapids Identified

August 26, 2013 Updated Aug 26, 2013 at 12:45 PM CDT

Grand Rapids, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Authorities have identified the 5 year old boy who drowned in Crystal Lake over the weekend near Grand Rapids, MN.

5 year old Ayden Lee Demarre died in the hospital after he was pulled from the water by first responders. Authorities were called to the scene on Saturday around 1:30PM after Ayden had gone under the water attempting to get atop of a swim raft.

The boy was transported to Grand Itasca Clinic and Hospital where he later died.

The Grand Rapids Police Department continues to investigate this incident.

Posted to the web by Krista Burns
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