Fresno County Ponding Basin Drowning

August 18, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Fresno County crews will resume their search Monday for a man believed to have fallen into a ponding basin in the middle of a field.It happened on Lyon and Copper near Firebaugh.

The Sheriff's Department said the man was with a group of people in the ponding basin. He was in a canoe or a kayak when the boat sank.

He tried to swim to shore but did not make it. Sheriff's Deputies searched Sunday night but did not find a boat or body.



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