City of Big Rapids Photo

A 16 year old boy is in critical condition at Helen Devos Children's hospital after he drowned and was brought back to life Saturday Afternoon on the Muskegon River in Big Rapids.

The boy was was on a religious group outing when he went under the water near Hemlock Park in Big Rapids.   He was pulled out of the water by members of the Big Rapids Public Safety division and resuscitated.  

He was flown to Children's by Aeromed.