UNION COUNTY, NC (WBTV) - A local family is grieving after a man drowned in a pond Sunday afternoon.
The accident happened along Skyway Drive near Highway 74.
The pond is located down a dirt road. It's not clear if that's the victim's property or not.
Family members told WBTV 43-year-old Dewitt Tarlton was just trying to swim across the pond, but couldn't make it.