Police Investigate Drowning in Ellicott City Park
LANHAM, Md. (CBSDC) — Centennial Park in Ellicott City is closed as police investigate a drowning.
Authorities believe the death was accidental. A preliminary investigation suggests that the man slipped on ice near the edge of the lake in the park, fell in to the water and drowned. There are no indications of foul play.
The man, who appears to be in his 50s, has not yet been identified, police say. His body was discovered around 9 a.m.