Man drowns in East Fork Lake

CLERMONT COUNTY, OH (FOX19) - A man drowned Tuesday afternoon at the beach in East Fork Lake State Park in Clermont County.

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources says the 59-year-old man was found in the water at the east end of the beach just before 5 p.m.. He was unresponsive when the ambulance picked him up.

Clermont County Coroner Brian Treon says the man was pronounced dead at Mercy Health Clermont Hospital.

Authorities are not releasing the victim's name at this time. FOX19 will give updated information as soon as it becomes available.

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