Police say it appears the extremely cold temperature of the water — as well as an inefficiency at swimming — played a role in the man’s drowning.
A wildfire that started Tuesday afternoon in Box Elder County has now burned 7,000 acres of land and is 30 percent contained as of Thursday morning.
Authorities are looking for a man last seen in Ogden after three women were found shot to death in his Idaho home Monday.
A man was airlifted to a hospital after being struck by farm equipment Wednesday evening in Huntsville.
Witnesses told police the 23-year-old came up and was swimming back but then started to struggle and went under again. Police believe he likely cramped up, causing him to drown.
A structure fire that displaced 11 residents at an Ogden apartment complex Monday appears to be just the most recent in a string of fires over several years.