April 29, 2014 3:11 am

Unresponsive man pulled from lake

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OYAMA– An incident in Lake Country Monday night has left a young man clinging to life.

The discovery was made just after 7pm in Oyama.

Lake Country fire was called to assist a man who was found floating, face down on Wood Lake not far from shore.

It’s believed he had been in the water for a short amount of time.

He was not breathing but crews worked on him for close to 20 minutes and were able to get a pulse.

A medivac helicopter was brought in but in the end he was rushed to Kelowna General Hospital by ambulance.

There was no word on the man’s condition late Monday.

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