Teen pulled from Ottawa County lake in critical condition


GEORGETOWN TOWNSHIP, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - A 15-year-old boy is in critical condition after he was pulled from a lake in Ottawa County.

The sheriff's office says the teen went into the water to grab a ball, hit a drop-off point, then started struggling and eventually went under just after 4 p.m. Saturday at 8th Avenue Community Park.

Deputies said he was under the water for eight minutes between when he went under the water and when witnesses and rescue crews pulled him out.

The teen was taken to DeVos Children's Hospital.

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