Body of missing fisherman pulled from Doi Tao lake

The body of a fisherman that had gone missing has been found and retrieved by emergency services workers in Doi Tao Lake yesterday, Feb. 17.

The victim, Mr. Lung Ngiu, 44, from Moo 7 Tambon Doi Tao, Amphoe Doi Tao had gone fishing early in the morning but had failed to return home.

Family members became concerned when hadn’t returned around lunchtime and went looking for him. Some of his clothes were found beside the lake but not Mr. Ngiu himself.

Emergency services workers were called in to provide assistance in the search, later finding Mr. Ngiu’s body around 5 p.m.

The cause of death is not known with the body sent for an autopsy.