Man Drowns at Joe Pool Lake

A man drowned in Joe Pool Lake Saturday afternoon.

Grand Prairie Fire Department responded to several calls for a man that went out swimming and never returned.

Divers conducted a search, finding the man underwater. According to officials, he was transported to Arlington City Medical in critical condition, where he later died.

Officials said he was not wearing a life vest and had been under water for approximately 30 minutes before he was found.

His identity has not been released.

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