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Ely man dies in northern Minnesota boat crash

  • Associated Press
  • August 24, 2014 - 6:34 PM

ELY, Minn. — A 23-year-old Ely man has died after the boat he was riding in hit a rock on a northern Minnesota lake.

The Mesabi Daily News (http://bit.ly/1qDgusa ) reports that Brice Dale Bundy died Friday after the crash on Lake Shagawa in St. Louis County.

The boat's driver and another passenger suffered injuries that were not life-threatening. They told authorities the boat was traveling fast when it hit a rock near Shipman Island. All three men were ejected from the boat.

The sheriff's department is investigating.

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