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Published October 05, 2012, 12:33 PM

Canoe accident in Fort Snelling State Park leaves 1 man critically injured

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Two men were injured, including one critically, in a canoe accident on the lake in Fort Snelling State Park.

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Two men were injured, including one critically, in a canoe accident on the lake in Fort Snelling State Park.

Hennepin County Sheriff's spokeswoman Lisa Kiava says one of them was wearing a life vest and was able to stay above water, but the other was pulled under and did not resurface.

KARE-TV says rescuers were able to find the victim and get him to shore. Both were taken to United Hospital.

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