Man Pulled Under Water While Skipping His Snowmobile on a Pond

By KBJR News 1

Man Pulled Under Water While Skipping His Snowmobile on a Pond

August 24, 2013 Updated Aug 24, 2013 at 7:43 PM CST

Britt, MN (NNCNOW.com)-- Bystanders helped rescue a man that was skipping his snowmobile on a pond.

The incident happened in Britt, Minnsota at around 5 p.m. According to the St. Louis Sheriff's Department, 46–year–old Vincent Dishneau was pulled underneath the water when his sled sunk.

Authorities say he was unconscious when he was brought the shore, where CPR was preformed. His pulse and breathing were restored before he was airlifted to St. Luke's hospital in Duluth.

He was wearing a helmet and life jacket at the time of the accident...his condition is unknown at this time.

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