NEWS RELEASE September 25, 2017 The Houghton Police Department reports they are investigating a drowning accident which occurred on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at approximately 3:15 pm. Officers were called to the scene at the docks on E. Lakeshore Drive for a 17-year-old unconscious male. Bystanders began CPR and upon arrival, police from the Houghton Police Department, Michigan Tech Public Safety, the Michigan State Police, Michigan Tech First Responded began life saving measures. The subject was transported to U.P. Health – Portage, Marquette General, and then Later to Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin. No name or further information is being released pending further investigation.