FORT COLLINS, Colo. — Authorities say an 18-year-old man has died after falling off a tube raft on a northern Colorado River.

The Fort Collins Coloradoan reports (http://noconow.co/2sjJznE) the teen fell into the Cache la Poudre (kash-luh-POO’-dur) River on Sunday. His name hasn’t been released.

Bystanders pulled him to shore and attempted to revive him. He was later flown to a hospital.

Authorities say a 16-year-old who was also rafting on the Poudre on Sunday was rescued about 100 yards (90 meters) upstream after his tube became stuck on a low dam.

His name hasn’t been released.


Information from: Fort Collins Coloradoan, http://www.coloradoan.com

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