Drowning at Fallen Leaf Lake

For Immediate Release

Sergeant Anthony Prencipe

On July 1, 2018, El Dorado County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to a report of a drowning at Fallen Leaf Lake in South Lake Tahoe. Paramedics and Calstar nurses arrived prior to EDSO and located the victim in the water. CPR was initiated but the victim was unable to be revived.

The victim was identified as Sudhamo Ahuja, a 70 year old male from San Jose, Ca.  Next of kin has been notified and the cause of death is still under investigation.