Nebraska man dies after falling out of boat on Lake Vermilion

By KBJR News 1

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Nebraska man dies after falling out of boat on Lake Vermilion

June 12, 2014 Updated Jun 12, 2014 at 6:20 AM CST

St. Louis County, MN (NNCNOW.com) - The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office is investigating the boating death of a Nebraska man.

The Sheriff's Office say the 64–year–old from Lincoln was boating on Lake Vermilion near Cable Bay around 7:30 p.m. Wednesday when he fell out of the moving boat and into the water. The man was pulled out of the water and taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Authorities say the victim was not wearing a life jacket.