Death investigation underway in Clear Lake

(ABC 6 News) – An investigation is underway after a man died after he was found in downtown Clear Lake on December 18.

Officials said around 8 a.m., the Clear Lake Fire and Police Departments responded to the 200 block of 1st Ave N on a medical call.

Upon arrival, a man was found lying on the ground, but still breathing. The man was transported to MercyOne of Mason City where he later died.

Family has identified the man to ABC 6 News as 34-year-old Mark Monroe.

Investigators do not believe foul-play was involved in the death.

The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective O’Keefe at 641-355-4405.

The Clear Lake Police Department was assisted by Clear Lake Emergency Medical Services, the Cerro Gordo County Medical Examiner’s Office, and the State Medical Examiner’s Office.

Additional information with be updated when it becomes available.