HARRISON TWP (WWJ) — The Macomb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the tragic drowning of a man in Lake St. Clair on Friday.

Police received a call at around 5:30 p.m. on Friday that a 34-year-old man from India — who was living in Michigan on a work visa — was missing near Lake St. Clair.

READ MORE: Chief Search: Detroit Board Of Police Commissioners Agree To Find Candidates

The caller said that while at a work function, the man went swimming behind a home on Lake St. Clair and a short time later coworkers were unable to find him.

READ MORE: Under Proposal N The City Of Detroit Says Demo, Rehab Of Abandon Properties Underway

Officials began to search the area and just after 6 p.m. dive teams discovered the man’s body near the shore.

The man was immediately taken to McLaren Macomb Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

MORE NEWS: Drugstores Offer Pfizer Vaccine For Kids Age 12-15 Under New Approval

The man’s identity will not be released until his family in India is notified.