Man dies at Lake Tahoe in apparent accidental drowning

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WASHOE COUNTY, NV (KOLO) - A man died Friday at Lake Tahoe in an apparent accidental drowning, the Washoe County Sheriff's Office said.

The sheriff's office responded around 11:45AM Friday, August, 2, 2019 to a private beach in the Crystal Bay area near the Cal Neva. Washoe County Sheriff's spokesman Bob Harmon says a non-responsive swimmer had been pulled from the water.

According to Harmon, life-saving efforts were rendered on scene and Care Flight was called. The victim was pronounced dead 30 minutes later.

The Washoe County Medical Examiner will investigate to determine the cause of death.

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