Cattaraugus man drowns in pond

Posted at 9:21 AM, Jun 17, 2016

A Cattaraugus County man has died while he was swimming in a pond.

Deputies say 42-year-old Todd Newman drowned in the pond, right off Conewango Road, in Conewango Valley.

Investigators say it happened right before 8:00 p.m. Thursday.  They are calling this an accidental drowning.

Despite calling this an accident, no other information has been released.  They say the investigation is on going.