Waseca Man Diving Accident 06 Jul 12

A 19-year-old Waseca man is in Critical condition after diving into shallow water on Wednesday and suffering serious neck injuries. Cooper Tenney reportedly dove off a dock at a cabin on German Lake in Le Sueur County at shortly after 1pm Wednesday. He was brought to the surface by people that were on the scene after a brief period of time, but was unresponsive. CPR was administered on the scene, and Tenney was flown to St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester, where he underwent emergency surgery.