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Breckenridge man in critical condition after head-first dive from dock

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PERHAM, Minn. – A Breckenridge man was listed in critical condition Friday after taking a dive head first off a dock on Otter Tail Lake.


Gene Erickson, 35, dove into 3-foot deep water Thursday on the east side of Otter Tail Lake, according to a news release from the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office. A witness noticed Erickson became unconscious after the dive and brought him to shore.

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