Man drowns in Kalamazoo County lake

Kalamazoo and Battle Creek
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COOPER TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Authorities say a man drowned in a Kalamazoo County lake Sunday.

The Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Office said around 5:30 p.m. Sunday it received a report of a man who drowned in Twin Lakes near the 5200 block of Ravine Road in Cooper Township, northwest of Kalamazoo.

A man, identified as 51-year-old Richard John Weston of Kalamazoo, was kayaking on the lake when he fell into the water and is believed to drown, the sheriff’s said.

The incident remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Office at 269.383.8748 or Silent Observer at 269.343.2100.

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