Young man drowns at North Pond in Milford

A young man who was pulled from the water by rescuers drowned Saturday at North Pond in Milford, according to police.

The man had “gone under water” and “was brought to the surface by bystanders and residents in the area on watercraft,” then administered first aid,” according to a Milford Police Department statement released on Facebook.

The man, whose identity was not released, was rushed to the Milford Regional Medical Center then transferred to the UMass Medical Center in Worcester, according to police.

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