Lawrence man dies while swimming at local aquatic center

Published: Nov. 15, 2019 at 9:57 AM CST
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A 76-year-old man is dead after suffering a medical emergency while swimming at a Lawrence indoor aquatic facility.

The Lawrence Police Department said they were called to the Lawrence Aquatic Center, 4706 Overland Dr., at 8:22 a.m. Friday.

Police said the man had a medical emergency while swimming in the pool, and lifeguards on duty pulled him out.

When first responders arrived they attempted life saving efforts, but LPD said the person could not be revived.