SALEM TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Sheriff’s authorities are investigating after a man kayaking on a lake in Allegan County drowned.
It happened on Tuesday around 12:30 p.m. on Monterey Lake in Salem Township, about 10 miles west of Wayland.
The 75-year-old man, whose name hasn’t been released, was kayaking on the lake without a life jacket when the kayak appeared to flip over, a witness told authorities.
When deputies arrived at the lake, the man was pulled from the water but could not be resuscitated.
The drowning is still under investigation.