Cooperstown Man Dies After Driving Car Into Otsego Lake
A Cooperstown man is dead after driving his vehicle into Otsego Lake in Cooperstown.
It happened on Thursday night.
According to the Otsego County Sheriff's Office, 75-year old John Smirk drove his car off the boat launch ramp on Fair Street.
A Cooperstown Police officer and an Otsgeo County Sheriff's Deputy suffered minor injuries while pulling Smirk from the vehicle.
The cause of death remains under investigation.