Body of Minneapolis man Recovered in Boundary Waters

An Autopsy Will be Done to Determine Cause of Death

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – The body of a Minneapolis man has been recovered from a lake in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.

The Cook County Sheriff’s Office says the 75-year-old man was paddling on Sawbill Lake Tuesday when he canoe overturned.

Officials say the man was not wearing a life jacket.

His body was recovered about 5:30 p.m.

An autopsy will be done to confirm his cause of death.