Man presumed dead after accident at Lake Summerset

A 64-year-old man is missing after allegedly jumping out of a boat into the lake.
Published: Sep. 7, 2020 at 6:49 PM CDT
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Durand, Ill. (WIFR) - UPDATE: The Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office responded to Lake Summerset in Durand after receiving reports of a man jumping into the water and going missing around 5:30 p.m. Monday. The 64-year-old man was on board a boat out on the lake at the time. Divers from several jurisdictions were called to Lake Summerset to help in search efforts.

The search efforts are expected to resume later Tuesday.

#BREAKING: First responders head into the water following the report of a drowning at Lake Summerset Monday evening. Stay with WIFR for the latest information.

Posted by WIFR TV on Monday, September 7, 2020

This story will be updated as new information comes in.

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