KNOXVILLE, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say two people have died in separate incidents at Lake Red Rock in Marion County.
A 6-year-old boy went missing around 5 p.m. Sunday at the lake’s North Overlook Beach. He was soon found unresponsive about 25 yards from shore and taken to a Pella hospital. Authorities say the boy, Alexi Oquendo, of Newton, was pronounced dead at the hospital.
Officers responded to a call around 6:30 p.m. Sunday about a capsized kayak near the Cordova Cabins. The body of a 50-year-old Des Moines man was recovered from the water