BOULDER COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – A man was pronounced dead on Thursday afternoon after he fell into Gross Reservoir while fishing. The Boulder County Sheriff’s Office was notified of the incident just before 12:30 p.m.

Gross Reservoir (credit: Boulder County Sheriff’s Office)

Investigators said the 50-year-old man and a friend were fishing in the South Shore area of the reservoir when the man fell in the water. Rescuers performed CPR on the unresponsive man. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

A medical helicopter was called to Gross Reservoir Thursday afternoon after a man fell into the water while fishing. (credit: Boulder County Sheriff’s Office)

The Boulder County Coroner will release the man’s cause and manner of death. At this time, investigators said there are no indications of foul play.

Audra Streetman


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