SHARPTOWN, Md. - A man swimming at Cherry Beach accidentally drowned Wednesday.
Witnesses say 44-year-old George Douglas, of Hurlock, MD, went into the water, but didn't come back up. Authorities were called to the scene shortly after. Douglas' body was recovered by a rescue dive team about 40 minutes later.
He was taken to Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury, MD where he was pronounced dead.