Man drowns at Sauvie Island beach



PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Witnesses told Oregon State Police a man was trying to swim to his boat at Sauvie Island when he went motionless in the water.

Friends were performing CPR on the man Sunday night at Collins Beach when a trooper and Columbia County deputies arrived.

Medics rook over but were unable to revive him, and 45-year-old Michael L. Walker of Forest Grove was declared dead at the scene.