Body of Fisherman Pulled from Loyalsock Creek

By Nick Hughes |, Valerie Tysanner |, Kirstin Cook |

Published 07/14 2014 08:00PM

Updated 07/14 2014 09:45PM

Montoursville, Lycoming County- The body of a fisherman was pulled from a creek in Lycoming County today.

The coroner says 54-year-old Richard Kowker of Lehigh County was fishing in Loyalsock Creek when he slipped into the water.

It appears Kowker hit his head and drowned.

The investigation into his death is ongoing.

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