NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Darrin S. Pitkin
Troop D Commander
On June 18, 2020, at 4:47 p.m., State Police in Alexandria Bay responded to Ager Falls in the town of Lyonsdale, NY, for a reported drowning.
The investigation had revealed Abraham Whay, age 16 from Utica, NY, was walking across rocks near a concrete dam when he slipped, fell into the fast-moving waterfalls, and didn’t resurface.
Whay was located and pronounced deceased at the scene.
The investigation is continuing.