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Hancock Co. officials investigate possible drowning

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Hancock County officials are investigating a possible drowning.

Officers were called to the 8000 block of County Road 1100 North just before 7:30 p.m.

Billy Badgley was pronounced dead at the scene. The 77-year-old had been digging a shallow ditch when he fell and became wedged.

Police are working to determine if Badgley drowned or suffered a medical emergency before he fell into the ditch.