PR man stranded Lake Lida

Published 11:03am Monday, October 21, 2013

A Pelican Rapids man was cited after his jet ski stalled on Lake Lida Sunday night, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office.

The 49-year-old man was on a jet ski just after 7 p.m. that stalled on the lake. He drifted with the wind and was able to reach the shore. He showed minor signs of hypothermia but refused medical treatment.

He was cited for operating the jet ski after hours.

Pelican Ambulance, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and Pelican Rapids Police Department also responded to the scene.

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