St. Cloud man suffers a medical emergency while on a boat on Sauk Lake.


On June 26, 2020 at 3:01 p.m., Stearns County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a medical on a boat on Sauk Lake near the 44000 block of Brickyard Road. This location is just outside the city of Sauk Centre.

Morton Tullis, 70, of St. Cloud, was fishing with this wife, Patricia Tullis, 69, of St. Cloud. Morton was working on his depth finder when he suffered a medical and fell into the lake. The boat was approximately 30 feet from shore. Numerous Good Samaritans were able to bring him to shore and began CPR.

Sauk Centre Ambulance transported Morton to the Sauk Centre Hospital.

Sauk Centre Police Department, Sauk Centre Fire Department and MN State Patrol assisted.