22-year-old kayaker dies after falling into Geneva Lake
Man fell into lake about 6 p.m. Thursday
LAKE GENEVA, Wis. —
A 22-year-old man has died Thursday after falling into Geneva Lake while kayaking.
The Lake Geneva Fire Department said a man and woman were in separate kayaks just before 6:30 p.m. when they both flipped over.
The woman was rescued by a passerby, made it to shore and called 911, according to a release. The man went under the water and did not come back up.
Multiple agencies responded and a drone, a dive crew and sonar equipment was launched to find the man, officials said. His body was recovered about an hour later. He has not been identified.
According to the release, the kayakers were not wearing personal flotation devices.
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