Man drowns at Sarasota County beach


Published: Saturday, May 1, 2010 at 8:46 a.m.
Last Modified: Saturday, May 1, 2010 at 8:46 a.m.

SIESTA KEY, Fla. — A man reportedly drowned at a Sarasota County beach.

The sheriff's office reports that the man, who has not been identified, drowned at Siesta Key Public Beach Friday afternoon.

Lifeguards tried to resuscitate the man but were unsuccessful. He was taken to a Sarasota hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The did not haven any identification on him. Authorities are still investigating.

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