Man injured on Lake Alex

A 28-year-old Eden Prairie man was injured while tubing on Lake Alexander the afternoon of Aug. 13.

According to the Morrison County Sheriff’s Office, Cole Johnson was riding in a tube being pulled behind a boat driven by friends when he fell off the tube and hit his head on the water.

Johnson, who was wearing a floatation device at the time of the accident, was knocked unconscious for a short period of time. He was transported to the hospital with unknown injuries.

Scandia Valley First Response Team and Gold Cross Ambulance assisted.

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