UPDATE: Adult male drowns at Joe Pool Lake
Grand Prairie Fire Department officials have released an update regarding the drowning we first posted this afternoon.
An adult male, identified as a 24-year-old male, has died at Medical City Arlington after being transported from a drowning incident at Joe Pool Lake.
Emergency responders were called to Lynn Creek Park just before 3:00pm today after a person swimming in the beach area went under and did not resurface.
It took around 30 minutes for dive personnel to locate the victim. He was transported with CPR in progress, but was declared deceased at the hospital.
Officials say he was not wearing a life jacket.
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