WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- Wilmington Police say a man drowned in Greenfield Lake just before 1 p.m. Saturday. Monday investigators say the victim is 55-year-old Clark Lyons of Wilmington.
Police said Sunday Lyons told witnesses he was going to take a bath in the lake. He then jumped in the lake near the paddle boats. He began to swim for a while before becoming distressed. Witnesses pulled him from the lake and tried to administer CPR but were unsuccessful.