Man drowns at Millerton Lake

Sunday, August 07, 2011

A Southern California man drowned at Millerton Lake this weekend. The Madera County Sheriff's Office says 29-year-old Joseph Ramos of Carson drowned Saturday evening.

Witnesses say Ramos was with relatives for a family reunion. After dinner he went for a swim and disappeared.

Park rangers were called and recovered Ramos' body about ten minutes after he went under. His cause of death is under investigation.

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