Kayaker Drowns in Maine’s Bryant Pond

A 28-year-old New York resident died Sunday afternoon, Nov. 1, after his kayak capsized on Bryant Pond in Woodstock, Maine.

According to the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife, the incident took place at about 1:30 p.m. Apparently, the victim was not wearing a lifejacket and did not know how to swim. Water temperature in the pond was 47 degrees.