Man Recovered by DNR from Private Pond in Sullivan County

Dugger, IN- Indiana Conservation Officers responded to a call about an
unresponsive male who was found in the water.  Michael Reynolds, 69, of
Dugger, was recovered from the water and later pronounced dead at the scene.

 The incident took place around 5:30 p.m. this afternoon on private
property when witnesses observed Mr. Reynolds floating with his face in
the water.  CPR breathing was initiated and continued until after first
responder’s arrival.

Witnesses reported Mr. Reynolds had gone to the dock at the private pond
to feed the fish, and they started to search for him when he did not
return.  Mr. Reynolds did have an extensive medical history.

 Indiana Conservation Officers are currently investigating the
incident, and an autopsy is being completed June 7, 2018 at 10:00 a.m.
at Regional Hospital in Terre Haute.

Sullivan County Sheriff’s Department, Scout One Ambulance Service, and
Union Township Fire Department all assisted at the scene.


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