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St. Cloud man drowns in Big Lake after falling off tube

A witness saw the 24-year-old fall off the tube into the water.

A 24-year-old man died Saturday after falling off a tube in Big lake, the Sherburne County Sheriff's Office reports. 

Big Lake police and the county dive team responded to the swimming beach around 7:45 p.m. after a witness saw the man fall off the tube and go under water. 

Several people at the lake attempted to find him under water but weren't successful. The dive team found the man in 9-10 feet of water around 9:30 p.m. 

The victim has been identified as Ashutosh Dahal, 24, of St. Cloud. 

No further information has been released.

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