Man dead in apparent drowning in Buckeye Lake

Licking County

BUCKEYE LAKE, Ohio (WCMH) — A man died in an apparent drowning at Buckeye Lake State Park Thursday afternoon.

According to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, boaters discovered an unresponsive man in the water and called 911. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

ODNR is leading the investigation into the incident. The name of the man has not been released.

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