Man Dies While Rowing on Megunticook Lake, Maine

Man Dies While Rowing on Megunticook Lake, Maine

Portland Press Herald: A well-known, retired Colby College track and field coach who was the father of Olympic snowboarding champion Seth Wescott died Tuesday [May 27] when he suffered a medical emergency and fell into Megunticook Lake in Camden, according to the Maine Warden Service.

James B. Wescott, 71, of Belfast was rowing a single scull boat about 8 a.m. Tuesday when he fell into the water and did not resurface, said Cpl. John MacDonald of the warden service.

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