Divers recover drowning victim in Canyon Lake

Canyon Lake

CANYON LAKE, TEXAS (KXAN) — Divers recovered the body of a young man that was reported missing at Jacob’s Creek Park on the shore of Canyon Lake after a short search Friday evening.

Witnesses called for help after they saw the 15 year old struggling in the water 25 yards from the shore at about 5:00 p.m. They say he went under and they did not see him resurface.

Diver’s from the San Marcos Area Recovery Team recovered the body of the victim in 14 feet of water at 8:15 p.m. and he was pronounced deceased.

The identity of the victim has not been released.

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