A man is dead after a drowning was reported at a pond in Evanston on Monday, according to county authorities.

Uinta County Fire and Ambulance said in a social media post that the drowning was reported just after 5 p.m. Monday at the Bear River Ponds. It took search crews roughly three hours to find the man's body.

The area was closed while searchers worked to find the man.

The victim's name was being withheld Monday night while authorities notified family members of the death.

Further details were not immediately available.

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