Lake Texoma drowning victim identified as Denison man
Published: May. 11, 2022 at 11:21 AM CDT|Updated: May. 11, 2022 at 10:26 PM CDT
KINGSTON, Okla. (KXII) - Troopers have identified the man who fell off a personal watercraft into Lake Texoma and drowned Tuesday evening.
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol said the body of Brashon Keith Waddles, 19, of Denison, Texas, was recovered just after 2:30 p.m. Wednesday in 28-foot deep water 150 feet from the shore.
Troopers said just before 7 p.m. Tuesday the driver of the watercraft, 19-year-old Anthony Holland Jr, of Sherman, attempted to make a sharp maneuver near Oakview Beach south of Kingston Tuesday evening when Waddles fell, went underwater and did not resurface.
The trooper’s report stated that Holland was wearing a life jacket, but that Waddles was not.
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