Emergency crews recovered the body of a man who disappeared while fishing in Pendleton County.

State police say the 24 year-old Michael Thomas Pollard disappeared around 3:30 p.m. Monday when the boat he and a 17 year-old passenger were riding on overturned on Kincaid Lake.

The 17-year-old was able to swim to safety.

Rescue crews found Pollard's body around 2:45 Tuesday morning.

Pollard is a volunteer firefighter in Falmouth. He leaves behind a wife and two small children.

Funeral arrangements have not yet been made.

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  • by Dr Steve & Serena Location: Ft Mitchell on Oct 2, 2007 at 05:39 PM
    We were the only tent campers in the primitive campground at Kincaid. We left at noon, then came back around 7 pm from an hour drive from Ft Mitchell after picking up some firewood and other supplies. It was a devastating scene RIGHT AT our camp site where Red Cross & volunteers had to set up. Some were worried about OUR inconvenience of having to tear down and move to another site. We met so many good people who seemed to care so much, and I wish there was more we could have done to help. But it was a great community of people who fought to find him. We admire that about the small community atmosphere. It was a small concern for us to leave, and the WORST inconvenience to his family. Our prayers and deepest sympathy are with the family in their time of loss and despair, and we have the utmost respect to the rescuers & volunteers who worked so hard and so late to find Michael. May they all be blessed.
  • by Amber Location: Falmouth on Oct 1, 2007 at 11:21 PM
    All to those who read this, please be praying for his family. He leaves behind a wife a 4 year old. He was a great man, he gave it is all to the department and to his family.


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