CHELAN — A 40-year-old man was treated in a near-drowning incident in Lake Chelan Saturday evening.
The man’s name and hometown were not available.
The man dove into the water at Darnell’s Resort and after he did not surface was pulled out by a friend, said Chief Tim Lemon of Chelan County Fire District 7 in Chelan.
CPR was started, emergency responders arrived from Lake Chelan Community Hospital, and a medical helicopter was standing by to take the man to a trauma center. It was not known what hospital he was taken to.
Lemon said the man suffered neck injuries.
Chelan County Undersheriff John Wisemore provided the man’s age.