Man drowns on Governor's Lake in Raymond
A man drowned Saturday while trying to retrieve a canoe on Governor’s Lake in Raymond, according to state police.
Police said the 56-year-old man, whose name was not released, tried to swim out to his canoe, which had been blown off the shore about 11 a.m. Saturday. He began to struggle in the water. A witness swam out and brought him to shore and tried to resuscitate him.
The man was taken to Exeter Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police said.