Man drowns in Honey Grove pond

HONEY GROVE, TX -- A man drowned in Fannin County Monday evening.

It happened around 5 p.m. on private property in Honey Grove.

News 12 is told an elderly man was checking a field to see if he could cut it for hay when he walked into a pond and drowned.

He was reportedly on the property with the owner's permission.

His name is not being released and not many other details are available at this time.

Any further updates will be posted here.