Rock Creek Lake

Rock Creek Lake is shown in this file photo. 

A 49-year-old Deer Lodge man died Tuesday afternoon at Rock Creek Lake, west of Deer Lodge.

Powell County Sheriff Scott Howard said he received the call at 5:30 p.m. Officers and emergency personnel responded to the lake. Howard said that prior to his death the man and at least four others, including the man’s son, were jumping off the dam into the water. 

The man's identity and the cause of death have not yet been released.

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