A Michigan City man
was listed in critical condition after slipping underwater on Saturday near
Washington Park Beach in Michigan City, the Indiana Department of Natural
According to DNR,
at 8:30 p.m. Christian Rosete, 25, was swimming with family when he was
overcome by waves and did not resurface. Michigan City firefighters along
with good Samaritans were able to pull him from the water.
Rosete was then
transported to Franciscan Health Michigan City, where he was listed in
“It was red-flag’
conditions at the time of the incident, meaning no swimming was allowed in
the area due to the dangerous water conditions,” DNR said.
Conservation Officers are investigating the incident.