Man drowns in AACO Creek

A 66-year-old man drowned after a boating accident in Anne Arundel County Friday afternoon.
 
Maryland Natural Resources police are investigating the accident that happened in Plum Creek off the Severn River.
 
Anne Arundel County Fire Department spokesman Capt. Michael Pfaltzgraff said crews were called to the 100 block of Shore View Circle at 5:20 p.m. for a report of an open water drowning. 
 
Bystanders saw a man face down in the water and pulled him to shore. Medics pronounced him dead at the scene. 
 
Police say he was enroute from the Middle River area when the crash happened.
 
The victim’s body was taken to the Medical Examiner’s office in Baltimore. 
 
Police are investigating. 
 
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