Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Man in Critical Condition Following Near Drowning near McAdoo

A man remains in critical condition after a near drowning in Schuylkill County on Monday.

According to the Pennsylvania State Police at Frackville, on Monday, June 17th, 2024, around 3:00pm, State Police were dispatched to a possible drowning on Market Street in Kline Township.

The incident involved a 56-year-old male.

McAdoo Fire and EMS arrived and began life saving measures, and the victim would later be transported to Lehigh Valley Hazleton, then flown to Lehigh Valley Cedar Crest.

As of a report late Tuesday, the man remains in critical condition.  The identity of the male was not released.