DULUTH - A swimmer was picked–up by the Coast Guard almost a mile off of Park Point Sunday evening.
The St. Louis County Rescue Squad responded to a call for a swimmer in distress around 8 p.m.
The swimmer was battling rip currents.
Authorities brought the man into shore, but it is unclear if he was struggling.
Some emergency crews waited nearly 20 minutes for a delay caused by the lift bridge.
Water crews responded normally.