Lake Michigan

Death investigation underway after man pulled from Lake Michigan

A man drowned in Lake Michigan Monday as beaches closed for the season, police said.

The man, 27, was in a group of people swimming near the 5000 block of South DuSable Lake Shore Drive when he didn’t resurface, according to Chicago police.

A marine police unit responded and recovered the man, who was transported to University of Chicago Medical Center, where he died.

Detectives are investigating the incident.

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