Coroner: Fisherman apparently drowns in Elizabethtown - Tri-State News, Weather & Sports

Coroner: Fisherman apparently drowns in Elizabethtown

An ambulance was on the scene of the drowning in Elizabethtown. (Source: Miles Jackson/WAVE 3 News) An ambulance was on the scene of the drowning in Elizabethtown. (Source: Miles Jackson/WAVE 3 News)

ELIZABETHTOWN, KY (WAVE) - Emergency crews are on the scene of an apparent drowning in Elizabethtown.

The incident happened just before 8 p.m. in an area off Main Street near Logan and Montgomery Streets. The Hardin County Coroner is on the scene.

A spokesman for the coroner's office said the victim is a man who had been fishing. It was not immediately clear where the drowning happened, but Buffalo Lake is in the vicinity of the staging area.

WAVE 3 News has a crew headed to the scene, and we will have more information on WAVE 3 News at 11 and on wave3.com as soon as it becomes available.

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