An elderly swimmer was pulled from the waters of Larchmont’s Manor Beach Saturday afternoon after being discovered “unresponsive, and face down in the water” according to first responders on the scene.
Lifeguards told police the man was spotted on the surface of Horseshoe Harbor in near one of the floating swim platforms about 2:31 pm.
Responding Larchmont police and firefighters found the male victim already pulled out of the water and up onto the packed beach with lifeguards performing CPR.
An ambulance crew from Scarsdale transported him to Montefiore Hospital New Rochelle as CPR continued.
Manor Beach is a members only facility currently hosting Labor Day Weekend festivities to mark the unofficial end of Summer. The swimmer’s identity and condition were not immediately released.
photos: Debra Quintana
Lou Young is a veteran journalist who has been honored with multiple awards including 10 Emmys. He retired in 2017 after 43 years in TV News and was recently appointed a Trustee in the Village of Mamaroneck, and has suspended reporting duties.