23-year-old swimmer with mental disabilities dies at Washtenaw County park

WHITMORE LAKE, Mich. (WXYZ) - A 23-year-old man with mental disabilities drowned Saturday.

The victim went missing at Independence Lake County Park and was later pulled from the water by Washtenaw Country Sheriff's Marine Division.

CPR was performed on the victim and he was taken to University of Michigan hospital but was not able to be resuscitated.

We're told the victim had the mental capacity of a 5-year-old.

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