Kenosha girl dies in Lake Michigan
KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) – A 13-year-old girl is dead after jumping
into Lake Michigan in Kenosha.
Kenosha Police Sgt. Hugh Rafferty says the girl, from Kenosha,
had been with a group of five to eight friends when she jumped in
at about 5:15 p.m. Sunday.
She appeared in distress in the water, where the temperature was
an estimated 42 degrees, and one of her friends jumped in but
couldn’t reach her.
Rafferty says the girl was submerged for 45 to 50 minutes.
The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports the teen was pronounced
dead at a local hospital. Her name was not released.
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