Oneida County Sheriff’s Respond To Reported Drowning
Oneida County Sheriff's Deputies were called to Delta Lake State Park Thursday afternoon for a reported drowning.
Deputies say lifeguard staff and a Good Samaritan saw a distressed swimmer in waist deep water in the marked swimming area and responded.
The 56-year old man was rescued and CPR was administered. The man was then taken to Rome Memorial Hospital.
The incident remains under investigation and more details will be released at a later time.
The Sheriff's Office was assisted by the Volunteer Fire Company of Western and the New York State Park Police.