BOULDER COUNTY, Colo. (KDVR) — A man died after falling into Gross Reservoir in Boulder County on Thursday afternoon.
According to the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office, shortly before 12:30 p.m., its communication center was notified that a man fell into the water at the reservoir and was unresponsive.
The 50-year-old victim and a friend were fishing on the south side of the reservoir when the friend heard a splash.
“He went over and found the unresponsive victim in the water. The reporting party started CPR and rescuers joined in this effort upon arrival,” the sheriff’s office said in a press release.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene.
Foul play is not suspected, the sheriff’s office said.
A number of agencies assisted the sheriff’s office in the incident.
The Boulder County Coroner’s Office will determine the cause of death.
The man’s name has not been publicly released.