N.H. Man Drowns While Attempting To Cross Lake in Salem
BOSTON (CBS)– A man from Windham, New Hampshire apparently drowned after attempting to swim across Shadow Lake.
Police responded to a report of an intoxicated man in the water on Friday night. Officers borrowed a neighbor’s boat and found the man floating face down about 75 yards off shore. He was pronounced dead at a local hospital.
Witnesses told police the man had been swimming with his family and decided to swim across the lake from Salem to the Windham side.