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Brooklyn, Conn. Man Pulled From Lake In Thompson Dies

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THOMPSON, Conn. (AP) _ A 34-year-old Connecticut man has died after being pulled from Quaddick Lake in Thompson.

The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection on Wednesday identified Michael A. Surrell of Brooklyn,  Conn. Bystanders pulled him from the water after seeing him struggling around 6 p.m. Tuesday. He’d entered the lake from private property.

Surrell was taken to a hospital where he died about 45 minutes later.

No other details were available.

(Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)

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