PINE CITY, Minn. (UTVS) – A Department of Natural Resources conservation officer is dead after being thrown from a boat in a lake near Pine City. The officer was identified as Eugene Wynn and he was responding to a call about a possible body in Cross Lake. Wynn and a deputy were thrown from their boat after launching into the lake. Rescuers were able to get to the deputy but were unable to Wynn. The sheriff’s office has not found the object that prompted the initial call.