Olivia man drowns in Kandiyohi County Lake 18 Jul 16

A 51-year-old man from Olivia has drowned while swinging in a lake Kandiyohi County. Authorities say Ricard Torres was attempting to swim across the channel on Big Kandiyohi Lake Friday evening when he drowned in 6 to 10 feet of water. Deputies and first responders arrived to find Torres had been pulled from the water and brought to shore by boat. Family members were attempting CPR to revive Torres. Medical personnel took over, but were unable to revive him.