Coroner identifies 82-year-old man found dead in Beloit creek

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BELOIT, Wis. (WTVO) — The Rock County Medical Examiner has identified 82-year-old Eugene Kwasniak as the man found dead in Turtle Creek on Thursday.

Officials found Kwasniak’s body near the 1800 block of Arrowhead Drive around 3:49 p.m.

Kwasniak was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Dane County Medical Examiner’s Office completed a forensic examination that concluded Kwasniak died of accidental drowning.

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