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Charges Possible for Man Rescued from Lake

Charges Possible for Man Rescued from Lake Click to Enlarge

FERGUS FALLS, MINN. (KFGO) - Charges are possible against a Fergus Falls man after he was rescued from Wall Lake east of Fergus Falls.

An ATV driven by 65-year-old Leon Engelhardt broke through the lake. He was rescued by two other men.

Otter Tail County deputies and paramedics from Ringdahl Ambulance treated Engelhardt for severe hypothermia. He was taken to Lake Region Hospital in Fergus Falls. Deputies say Engelhardt had been drinking. Engelhardt is in stable condition.

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