Hagg Lake, Recreation, Washington County

Swimmer dies in Hagg Lake

Hagg Lake on August 3, 2020. Photo: Chas Hundley

A man died while swimming in Hagg Lake Saturday, the Washington County Sheriff's Office said in a press release.

The agency said deputies were dispatched at 3:35 p.m. to reports that a swimmer had gone under water. Marine deputies, already on the lake for regular patrol duties, responded and were told that a man who had been kayaking near Boat Ramp C when he got out for a swim.

Later identified as Satoru Kamoshita, 61, of Beaverton, the man . . .

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