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July 12, 2012 at 5:18 PM

Man, 32, nearly drowns in Lake Washington

UPDATE 7:00 p.m. | The man is listed in critical condition at Harborview Medical Center.

UPDATE 5:30 p.m. | The Fire Department reports via its Twitter account that a 32-year-old man was pulled from the water. He had been swimming off a boat with family members. Rescuers found him in 10 feet of water about 30 feet off shore.

EARLIER POST:

A young man who almost drowned in Lake Washington around 4:30 p.m. has been taken to Harborview Medical Center, according to the Seattle Fire Department.

CPR was done on him while being transferred to the hospital, according to the fire department’s Twitter account. We’ll keep you updated on his condition and what happened.

The incident happened near 5027 Lake Washington Boulevard South.

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