Two Beloit men declared dead after being pulled from Rock Co. pond

Published: Jul. 25, 2020 at 4:46 PM CDT
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JANESVILLE, Wis. (WMTV) - Rock County officials say two Beloit men in their twenties have died after being pulled from a pond located in a subdivision near South Indian Lake Drive.

Rock County officials say they received a call at 2:35 p.m Saturday. A caller indicated that two men had been swimming and both went under the water in distress.

Rock County Sheriff’s Office Deputies, Town of Beloit Police Officers and the Janesville Fire Department responded to the scene.

A 22-year-old and a 23-year-old were pulled from the water and given life-saving measure. Both were then taken to a hospital, where they were later declared dead.

The Rock County Sheriff’s Office said they, along with the Medical Examiner’s Office, are investigating. Future information will be provided by the Rock County Medical Examiner’s Office.

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