A man is dead after he fell into Lake Michigan, authorities said Sunday, and a rescue operation was underway.
The body of 31-year-old Robert Loyd of Kalamazoo was found at about 8 p.m.
Sunday near Lake Michigan about 100 yards from a creek in the city of Kalamadia.
It is not known how he fell or how he was dragged.
Police say the victim was a member of the Black Mountain Ski Patrol, which is based in Kalamazan.
The patrol is part of the Kalamazoos National Guard.
A spokeswoman for the Michigan Department of Natural Resources says the man’s body will be transported to the Kalamadian Department of Health and Family Services where toxicology tests will be conducted.