FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Divers have recovered the body of a man who drowned in Lake Como after he went for a swim.
Fort Worth Fire Department spokesman Lt. Kent Worley said the 22-year-old man was about 20 feet from the east shoreline when he started having trouble Saturday morning, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported.
The man was at the lake with a family friend, according to witnesses, who said they heard the friend scream for help.
Two men dove in the water, but they were unable to save the him.
The man was pronounced dead after divers retrieved his body from about 10 feet of water.
Worley said police contacted the man's father who came to the lake and identified his son.
The Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office has not yet released the man's name.
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