Person dies after being found unresponsive in west-central Minnesota lake

The lake is located on the northern edge of Willmar.
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An investigation is ongoing after a person was found unresponsive on Eagle Lake on the north side of Willmar. 

The person was found unresponsive in the water on Sunday, with the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office reporting that people at the scene had begun lifesaving measures before law enforcement arrived. 

First responders took over the attempts to save the male's life, but the individual was pronounced dead at the scene.

The victim's identity has not been released and circumstances leading up to him being found in the water haven't been provided by the sheriff's office. 

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