St. Croix River Drowning

Created: 07/06/2014 8:14 PM

(KSTP) -- A 40-year-old man drowned in the St. Croix River near Hastings on Sunday evening.

Washington County authorities were called to a water incident in the St. Croix River at Point Douglas Beach near Hastings around 5:20 p.m.

His body was recovered from the river about 90 minutes later.

Witnesses say the man had been swimming when he went under and didn't resurface.

No further information is available at this time.