Details are still coming into focus, but initial reports indicate a drowning or near drowning occurred Saturday afternoon.
Emergency responders from multiple agencies responded to Baker Park Preserve in Maple Plain Saturday afternoon for what initial reports indicate was a drowning. Police Clips posted on its Facebook page that the victim had been pulled from the water after being found floating face down and that CPR had begun. An air unit from North Memorial was also dispatched to the scene. Baker Park Preserve is operated by the Three Rivers Park District and located on Lake Independence. Patch will have additional updates to this story as they become available.