INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- A 19-year-old is in critical condition at Renown after a near-drowning at Sand Harbor.
According to the Washoe County Sheriff's Office, the out-of-state man was swimming with a friend at Sand Harbor at around 1:45 p.m. when he needed assistance. His friend tried to help, but was unsuccessful. An off-duty nurse gave the victim a flotation device and brought him to the beach.
The North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District responded and treated the man until CareFlight arrived to transport him to Renown in Reno.