UPDATE: Two men reportedly drown in quarry; recovery in progress
The Fort Worth Fire Department confirms earlier reports that two men have reportedly drowned in a private rock quarry in west Fort Worth.
Emergency responders initially responded to the scene at 2251 Silver Creek Road around 7:30pm this evening. 9-1-1 information report two men had drowned at the Silver Creek Materials facility.
FWFD reports one person fell into the water and another jumped in to attempt a rescue. Both are now unaccounted for.
“We are in recovery mode now due to 15 degree water, zero visibility and depth of 50+ ft,” says FWFD.