SEATTLE (AP) – Two people died at King County lakes as residents flocked to beaches in search of a respite from a record heat wave.
One man died after being pulled from Lake Washington in Kirkland on Sunday morning.
A second man drowned at Angle Lake in SeaTac.
At around 11:30 a.m., firefighters were called to O.O. Denny Park after a passerby noticed a man struggling in the water.
The man was pulled out and fire officials tried to resuscitate him but were unsuccessful.
Around 3 p.m. Sunday, a man died at Angle Lake in SeaTac after sheriff’s deputies tried unsuccessfully to revive him.