Police are investigating after an Opelika man drowned.
It happened at the Quality Inn on Columbus Parkway Friday afternoon.
When police arrived, they discovered 37-year old Ricky Thornton on the bottom of the pool.
He was pulled from the water and taken to East Alabama Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead around 3 p.m.
No foul play is suspected and the incident is being treated as an accidental drowning.