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      Crystal Lake boating accident victim dies

      The 18-year-old that was pulled from Crystal Lake after being involved in a boating accident died Sunday morning.

      The 18-year-old that was pulled from Crystal Lake after being involved in a boating accident died Sunday morning, according to the Montcalm County Sheriff's Office.

      Jeffrey Whitehead, of Perrinton, was pronounced dead at approximately 8:50 a.m. Sunday by the Kent County Medical Examiner's Office.

      Whitehead was pulled, unconscious, from the east side of Crystal Lake on Thursday near North Shore drive.

      Deputies arrived to find Whitehead had fallen from his boat into the water. Bystanders pulled the man from the water and had started CPR by the time authorities arrived. He was taken to Carson City Hospital before being flown to Spectrum Hospital in Grand Rapids.