One northern Minnesota boater rescued, another still missing

June 13, 2018 GMT

One of two boaters pitched into a northern Minnesota lake remains unaccounted for, authorities said.

Two men were tossed from their boat early Tuesday afternoon while on Hay Lake, located near Pine River, according to the Cass County Sheriffs Office.

Emergency responders and sheriffs deputies located the boats operator and brought him to shore, the Sheriffs Office said. He was treated for minor injuries.

Searchers have yet to locate the other man as of Wednesday morning.

The Sheriffs Office has yet to publicly identify the men.

Paul Walsh 612-673-4482