Middlesex County

Man drowns in Marlborough reservoir, police say

MARLBOROUGH, Mass. — A young man drowned in a Marlborough reservoir on Sunday afternoon, according to authorities.

Crews responding to the Fort Meadow Reservoir around 4 p.m. for a report of a drowning pulled the body of a 20-year-old Hispanic man from the water, according to police. He was transported to Marlborough hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The identity of the victim is being withheld at this time.

Officials say the victim was fishing with his friends beforehand.

The incident remains under investigation.

No further information was immediately available.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates as more information becomes available.

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