Person dies Monday in water incident at Monument Lake
A person died Monday in a water incident on Monument Lake.
Earlier today, our crews, along with Monument Police, responded to Monument Lake for a water rescue! Despite our crew’s best efforts, the victim did not survive. Our hearts go out to the victim and their family.… https://t.co/xD6T8tS9w2
— TLMFPDPIO (@TLMFPDPIO) April 13, 2020
Police and emergency personnel with Tri-Lakes Monument Fire Protection District responded to the lake on a water rescue, officials said.
“The victim did not survive,” the fire department said on social media. A photograph of an overturned watercraft on the frigid lake was posted on Instagram.
The identity of the victim was not released Monday.