Man stuck in the middle of Lake Mary airlifted to area hospital

Posted at 5:06 PM, Jul 29, 2013
and last updated 2013-07-29 19:57:49-04

SALT LAKE COUNTY — An 18-year-old man was pulled out of Lake Mary up Big Cottonwood Canyon after going under water, officials said Monday.

The teen was swimming with friends when he started to struggle, said Unified police spokesman Lt. Justin Hoyal.

The victim complained of not being able to breathe and was airlifted to an area hospital as a precaution. Hoyal said the teen is currently breathing fine..