Man pulled from Lake Michigan identified

July 9, 2008 2:44:35 PM PDT
A 50-year-old man who died after being pulled from the lake at Promontory Drive and 67th Street Tuesday around 5:30 p.m. has been identified.Julius Collins was airlifted to Jackson Park Hospital and Medical Center where he died.

The Chicago Fire Department says two CFD divers jumped from a helicopter and into the water.

Authorities say a witness pointed to the water where the man was found.

It's unclear whether Collins was swimming or fell in. Firefighters say the man spent ten minutes underwater.


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