WINCHESTER, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Clark County coroner has identified an elderly man who was found dead in a pond Thursday afternoon.
The coroner says 78-year old Lawrence Barrett, of Winchester, died of a heart attack.
A conservation officer who lives near the pond spotted Barrett in the water and immediately radioed for help.
Investigators think Barrett was fishing at the Fish and Game Club off Waterworks Road when he was stricken.
Scobee Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.