Vancouver boy drowns in “Pot Holes” area of Lacamas Creek

Foul play is not suspected in Anthony Seitz's death

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The name of the 11-year old boy who drowned in the “Pot Holes” area of Lacamas Creek has been released.

The body of Anthony Seitz, of Vancouver, was recovered from an area south of the Lacamas Lake Dam Tuesday, at 4:30 p.m., and taken to the Clark County Medical Examiner’s Office. Foul play is not suspected, according to the Camas Police Department.

Crews from the Camas police and fire departments, as well as the Washougal Fire Department, East County Fire & Rescue and the technical rescue team from Clark County Fire District 6, were dispatched to Lacamas Park around 3 p.m.

The drowning was witnessed by three juveniles.