May 28, 2012
Bloomfield Man Drowns in Swimming Incident at Mashapaug Lake in Union, CT
At approximately 4:00 PM today, Monday, May 28, 2012, Connecticut State Environmental Conservation Police responded to Mashapaug Lake in Union, CT for a reported swimmer in distress.
EnCon Police assisted Union Fire Department and EMS with the recovery of a 23 year old man. The man, identified as Dwayne M. Haynes, of Bloomfield CT had been swimming with family and friends.
The victim was recovered by area dive team members and taken by ambulance to Harrington Memorial Hospital in Southbridge, Massachusetts where he was pronounced dead at 6:04 PM.
Investigation of the incident is continuing by Connecticut EnCon Police.