By CBSNewYork Team

MAHWAH, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A man died after going swimming in a Mahwah lake Thursday.

It happened around 7 p.m. at Darlington County Park.

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The lake was closed when the 21-year-old man jumped in along with a 20-year-old friend, but he apparently couldn’t swim.

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First responders jumped in and rescued both men from the lake.

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The victim was pronounced dead at Valley Hospital in Ridgewood. His identity has not been released.

CBSNewYork Team