FINLAYSON, Minn. — A 19-year-old man drowned Monday, Aug. 2, in Elbow Lake in Finlayson, Minnesota.
Benjamin Whipple, of Kettle River, Minnesota, was swimming when he went under and did not resurface, according to the Pine County Sheriff's Office. Deputies spoke with the people who were swimming with Whipple near an address on Elbow Shore Lane.
Finlayson Fire Department and St. Louis County Search and Rescue also responded to the drowning.
Whipple's body was recovered Monday evening.