WHITE LAKE, NY [CHI] — Reports are indicating that a man that drowned in White Lake earlier this afternoon is a Lubavitcher Bochur from Crown Heights. According to rescue personal the unidentified man was boating out on the lake, and after jumping in he never resurface. and intensive search is currently underway.
Dozens of boats aided by a NYS Trooper helicopter are currently searching the lake, which is located in the Catskill Mountains, where many Jewish families enjoy their summer vacation.
CrownHeights.info is witholding the individuals name pending proper family notifications.
Boruch Dayan Hoemes.
Update 19:02: Chesed Shel Emes reported that the body has just been found.