Godo Echon was reportedly net fishing with his family at the time of the incident.
Guam – The man who drowned on Monday while fishing has been identified as 61-year-old, Godo Echon.
Godo Echon has been identified as the man who drowned in the waters off of Jeff Pirates Cove in Ipan. Echon was reportedly net fishing with a family member when the incident occurred.
Medical Examiner Dr. Aurelio Espinola has determined the cause of death to be asphyxia due to drowning.
Echon’s death marks the 10th water-related fatality this year.