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Pottsville man dies in pond after fall, police say

SCHUYLKILL COUNTY, Pa. - A 94-year-old male was found unresponsive in approximately 5 to 6 feet of water Thursday, according to a report from Pennsylvania State Police.

Officers responded to Meadow Drive in South Manheim Township to find the male in a pond. It is unknown if the victim suffered any medical conditions, which made him fall into the water or if he fell in and drowned.

No foul play is suspected in the incident, police say, and the investigation is ongoing. 


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