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Man who died after Clinton Lake rescue is identified

The Douglas County, Kan., Sheriff's office has identified the man who was rescued from Clinton Lake on Sunday but died the next day.

James Michael Whitaker, 33, was at a family gathering Sunday afternoon in Bloomington Park. He was swimming from the shore to a pontoon boat when he disappeared under the water.

Bystanders pulled him to shore and performed CPR until the man was taken to a hospital. Authorities are trying to determine what affected Whitaker.

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