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62-year-old man found dead in Otter Tail County lake

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DALTON, Minn. – Police are investigating the death of a 62-year-old man here who was found in the lake near his property Saturday night.


Family found Douglas Koch in Tenmile Lake near his dock at around 8:50 p.m., according to a news release from the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office. He was non-responsive and not breathing.

Emergency response crews initiated CPR and Koch was transported to Lake Region Hospital via ambulance where he was later pronounced dead.

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