2 shocked while standing in Sherburne Co. lake

12:02 PM, Jul 5, 2013   |    comments
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BIG LAKE, Minn. - Two people suffered electrical shocks while attempting to charge a boat battery in a Sherburne County lake.

A family spokesperson told KARE 11 that a man was standing in Eagle Lake, trying to charge the boat battery, when he was shocked. A woman nearby came to his aid and was also shocked.

The man was not conscious or breathing when emergency crews arrived on scene. He was transported by air to North Memorial Hospital. The woman was alert and breathing and transported to the St. Cloud Hospital by ambulance.

The extent of the victims' injuries is unknown.


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