Fannin County drowning victim identified

HONEY GROVE, TX-- The Fannin County Sheriff's Office has released the name of the man who drowned in Honey Grove earlier this week.

They say 59-year-old, Michael Witcher, drowned after falling into a pond on private property Monday evening.

Deputies believe Witcher's vehicle overheated and he went to a pond to retrieve water to cool it down.

The believe he fell in the water and somehow drowned.