Drowning In Codington County
by KDLT News
August 29, 2013 1:47 PM
Around 8:30 on Thursday morning, the Codington County Sheriff's Office was notified about a possible drowning.
The drowning occurred south of US 212 and 442nd avenue near Henry, SD.
When deputies arrived, they were told that a man, who was minnow seining, had his boat drift from shore. The man tried to swim after the boat and drown. Witnesses on the scene called authorities for help.
The SD Game Fish and Parks as well as the Codington County Search and Rescue were able to recover the victim's body.
The victim's name is being withheld pending notification of family.