Conservation Officers are conducting a death investigation after a man
failed to resurface after falling into the water at the Hammond Marina on
Saturday, the Department of Natural Resources said.
According to DNR,
at approximately 11:45 p.m. Harold Daniels, 59, of Chicago, fell into the
water along the boat docks at Hammond Marina and never surfaced.
Members of Hammond
Fire Department and the Lake County Marine Unit were able to recover Daniels
and transport him to Franciscan Health Hospital in Hammond, where he was
later pronounced deceased.
remains under investigation at this time.