Authorities are reporting that a 30 year old Bowie County man has drowned this afternoon at Texarkana’s Lake Wright Patman. 

Reports say it happened at the North Shore swimming area.  The man was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.  His body has been sent for an autopsy.

J.W. will have more information as it becomes available.

Thanks to Curtis Long for posting the pics to Facebook, and our sincerest condolences to the family and friends of the young man.