Authorities investigate drowning at Milford Lake Sunday

GEARY CO., Kan. (WIBW) - One person has drowned at Milford Lake Sunday.

According to the Geary County Sheriff, emergency crews were sent to the lake Sunday afternoon. Those included a crew from Mission Township Fire.

Multiple people at the lake Sunday told 13 News that there had been a drowning.

Geary County Sheriff Tony Wolf later said that a man in his 20s had tried to swim across a cove at the south end of the lake, but didn't make it to the other side.

Authorities do not believe the drowning to be suspicious.

Further details haven't been released. We'll keep you updated as we learn more.