The Harvey County Sheriff’s Office has released the name of a man that died in an accidental drowning at Harvey County East Park on Saturday.
The Harvey County Sheriff’s Office reports that Newton Fire and EMS crews were called to the lake at 6:15 p.m. Saturday.
David Francis Maloney, 49, of Newton, was found dead by rescue crews.
Maloney had said to a friend that he intended to swim across the lake.
Alcohol was determined to likely be a factor in the incident.