78-year-old man drowns in Waushara Co.
TOWN OF WAUTOMA (WLUK) -- A man is dead after he fell into Bughs Lake in the Town of Wautoma.
It happened Tuesday afternoon.
The wife of the victim says her husband was in a boat and fell into the lake.
She tried to swim out and rescue him but wasn't able to bring him up.
His body was recovered around 8 p.m. Tuesday.
The victim is 78-year-old James Michaels of La Crosse.