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Forum News Service, Published July 01 2013

Montevideo man ID'd after fatal accident on Norway Lake

NEW LONDON, Minn. — A 66-year-old man who died Sunday after being tipped from a personal watercraft on Norway Lake in west-central Minnesota.

The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office has identified the victim as Larry Dirksen of Montevideo.

The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office responded to the medical emergency about 3:30 p.m. Sunday on the lake’s north side. Dirksen collapsed near the shore and stopped breathing shortly after the watercraft tipped.