Drowning In Mankato 11 Jun 12

A Mankato man died Saturday evening in an apparent drowning at Hiniker’s Pond in Mankato. Authorities say that 23-year-old Madi Omot Nyigow was swimming with friends at around 6:45pm when he disappeared in the water and didn’t resurface. Officers arrived and pulled the man from the pond and began revival efforts, but he was declared dead a short time later at the Mankato Mayo Hospital. An investigation is underway.