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Mooresville man dies after struggling in the water at Lake Norman on Father’s Day

A Mooresville man has died at an area hospital after struggling while swimming in Lake Norman on Father’s Day, according to the Statesville News & Record.

John Joseph Klenchik, 77, was swimming with his family in Lake Norman when he began to have difficulty staying above the water, the newspaper reported.

The Iredell County Sheriff's Office and Lake Norman Fire Rescue provided CPR, and Klenchik was taken to Lake Norman Regional Medical Center, where he later died of complications related to the incident, it was reported.

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