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Man dies after boat capsizes on Strawberry Reservoir

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Posted at 7:52 PM, Sep 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-01 21:52:40-04

WASATCH COUNTY, Utah -- One man died Tuesday morning after the boat he was on at Strawberry Reservoir capsized.

According to the Wasatch County Sheriff's Office, five people were on the boat when it began to take on water around 11:30 a.m.

All five were able to make it to the shore, but a 69-year-old man then began to struggle to breathe and ultimately stopped breathing. Others attempted CPR until first responders arrived, but he passed away.

His name was not released pending notification of his family.