Guadalupe River claims another drowning victim

The Comal County Sheriff's office reported an apparent drowning in the Guadalupe River on Friday, October 22.

The 20-year-old man was swimming near the Guadalupe River Campground at the river's second crossing.

About 3:40 p.m., campground employees waved down a sheriff's deputy on patrol. A group of swimmers were observed attempting to revive the man with pulmonary resuscitation. Canyon Lake Fire/EMS was called and continued resuscitation enroute to McKenna Hospital in New Braunfels. The victim was pronounced dead on arrival.

At presstime, members of the Sheriff's department were attempting to locate family members of the man, who observers could not identify.

    contact us

Subscribe   Get the Times Guardian delivered to your doorstep each week.
Advertise   We'll help you reach your customers in print or online.
News Tips   Submit story ideas or news tips.
Opinion   Send a letter to the editor.

Copyright © 2004 Times Guardian. All rights reserved.