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Swimmer's body recovered in McLeod County, Minn.

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West Central Tribune
Swimmer's body recovered in McLeod County, Minn.
Willmar Minnesota 2208 Trott Ave. SW / P.O. Box 839 56201

HUTCHINSON, Minn. (AP) — The body of a man who died while trying to swim across a lake in McLeod County has been recovered.

A search for 69-year-old Keith Allan Wilken, of Fairmont, began after relatives reported him missing Wednesday morning. A family member told authorities Wilken was attempting to swim across Hook Lake near Hutchinson when he disappeared.

WCCO radio ( ) says officers from multiple agencies helped with the search. Wilken's body was found about 7:30 p.m.

Information from: WCCO-AM,

Associated Press