Father drowns while trying to rescue son
WILLMAR (AP) -- Authorities said a father has died while trying to rescue his young son who had fallen off a pontoon boat on a Kandiyohi County lake.
Sheriff's officials said the 45-year-old man drowned in Bass Lake while trying to save his 6-year-old son. The boy made it safely to shore, but his father disappeared under water.
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