Man drowns at Bonham State Park

By: Kristen Shanahan Email
By: Kristen Shanahan Email

FANNIN COUNTY, TX -- A man drowned at Bonham State Park Saturday.

Park officials say a 58-year-old man was swimming, along with a 15-year-old girl, outside a designated swimming area near the dam when the man went under and never resurfaced. He went missing shortly after 4 p.m. and his body was recovered by search and rescue crews about an hour later.

The victim's name has not been released.

We are told the teen who was with him is okay.

Several departments responded including the Bonham Fire Department and the Fannin County Sheriff's Office.

We will bring you more information as we get it.

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