East Texas: Texarkana man identified as weekend drowning victim

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(KETK) – A Texarkana, Ark. man has been identified as the victim who drowned late Saturday afternoon at Lake O’ the Pines.

The body of 38-year-old Devinson Sergio was sent to Dallas for an autopsy, according to officials.

Law enforcement told KETK that Sergio drowned around 5 p.m. Saturday while swimming around a party barge in the Hurricane Creek area of the lake.

His body was recovered at approximately 7:30 p.m., with the help of side-scan sonar. 

Officials there is no reason to believe alcohol was a factor in Sergio’s death.

By Reagan Roy

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