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Published May 27, 2013, 03:28 PM

Brainerd man dies, 4-year-old saved following canoe accident in MN

A Brainerd man is dead and a 4-year-old Arizona boy saved after capsizing a canoe on a Minnesota river.

A Brainerd man is dead and a 4-year-old Arizona boy saved after capsizing a canoe on a Minnesota river.

The 64-year-old's name hasn't been released. People heard a cry for help and rescued the boy from the Gull River, north of Baxter. He was taken to a hospital. Rescuers pulled the man from the river further downstream. He was unresponsive and efforts to resuscitate him weren't successful. They were both wearing life jackets.

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