Victim in Grand Traverse County water rescue identified

Victim in Grand Traverse County water rescue identified.

GRAND TRAVERSE COUNTY, Mich., (WPBN/WGTU) -- Law enforcement has identified the man who died after being rescued from a lake in Grand Traverse County.

James Pascoe, 38 from Traverse City, was rescued from the water at Gilbert Park Beach just before 11 p.m. Monday after a witness heard him calling for help.

Rescuers were able to bring Pascoe to shore and administered life-saving measures.

Pascoe was taken to Munson Medical Center, where he died at 3:20 am Tuesday.

The autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday morning in Kalamazoo.

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