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Man Dies in Monroe Resevoir


Indiana Conservation Officers are investigating the death of a kayaker in Saddle Creek Bay on Monroe Resevoir.

70-year old David Kortenhoeven of Schererville lost consciousness in his kayak and rolled into the water. A fellow kayaker pulled Kortenhoeven from the water and administered CPR till medics arrived.

First Responders were forced to use boats due to the remote location and resusciation attempts were unsuccessful.  He was pronounced dead at the scene Friday afternoon.


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