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Autopsy confirms man found floating in Lake Maud in August died from drowning

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An autopsy has confirmed that a Fargo man who was found floating in a Minnesota lake in August died from drowning, Becker County Sheriff Tim Gordon said.


Ronald Gabriel Price, 56, was discovered near the south shore of Lake Maud about 11:12 p.m. Aug. 16.

He was taken to St. Mary's Innovis Hospital in Detroit Lakes, but efforts to revive him were not successful.

Price had been relaxing on a floating chair prior to his body being found by his wife.

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