Man drowns while swimming at Grapevine Lake Sunday afternoon

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is investigating the circumstances surrounding the drowning death of a man earlier this afternoon at Grapevine Lake.

At 3:23PM, multiple emergency responders from Grapevine Fire/EMS along with Flower Mound FD/EMS were called to the scene near Twin Coves Park and Campground on the north end (Flower Mound side) of the lake.

It was reported that a man was swimming in the lake and did not resurface after several minutes.

The department’s dive team responded and recovered the swimmer’s body about 2 hours later.

The swimmer has been identified as a 36-year-old man from DeSoto.