Swimmer dies from injuries in Saturday evening diving accident
Posted: 07/08/2013 at 2:33 pm
SYRACUSE — An Ohio man injured in a swimming accident in Kosciusko County has passed away.
Bradley Heyne, 26, of Coldwater, Ohio, was swimming with friends at Big Chapman Lake at 6 p.m. Saturday, July 7, according to a press release. He dove off a boat head first and struck his head on a shallow sandbar.
Nearby boaters pulled Heyne, who was unresponsive, to shore. He was immediately given CPR.
Heyne was taken to a local hospital, where he passed away on Monday morning, July 8, from his injuries.