WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — A Waterbury man drowned in East Mountain Reservoir in Waterbury on Monday.
Police said Jamie Ward, 41, was located and removed from the reservoir by the dive team around 5:15 p.m.
Ward and an adult woman were swimming in the reservoir when investigators said he went below the water and did not return to the surface.
The medical examiner’s office determined Ward accidentally drowned.
There did not appear to be any signs of trauma or foul play, according to police, but the incident is under investigation.