GARRETT, Ind. (WFFT) — Authorities are investigating a drowning that occurred Sunday afternoon in a private lake in DeKalb County.
Just before 1:30 p.m., first responders were called to Indian Springs Campground at 981 County Road 64 in Garrett regarding a 30-year-old man who began to struggle while swimming in a lake and went underwater.
Scuba divers from the Steuben County Underwater Rescue and Recovery Team were able to locate the man who drowned shortly after 3 p.m.
The Indiana Department of Natural Resources says the identity of the victim will be released after the family has been notified.