New York City Man Dies in Hessian Lake

A 46-year-old man from New York City drowned Thursday while swimming in Hessian Lake.

This is the second drowning in the lake in less than two weeks.

Officials are reporting that the victim was visiting the park with his family and was swimming in the lake ignoring numerous signs that swimming is not allowed.

The name of the victim has not been released. Authorities want to make sure that the victim’s family members have been notified about the tragic death.

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