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Man dies in boating accident at Pine Flat Lake in Fresno County – Fresno, California

Fresno, California 2021-07-17 14:32:22 –

Fresno County, California (KFSN)-The Fresno County Sheriff’s Office states that a man died in a boat accident on Pine Flat Lake.

Investigators say the man was part of a group of four adults out on a motorboat near Dia Creek Marina.

According to witnesses, the victim jumped into the water to swim for recreation just before 1am on Saturday.

He wasn’t wearing a life jacket, and he was never seen again.

The patrol team has been searching the lake throughout the morning, deploying boat units, air resources and drones.

But they haven’t found any victims.

Authorities say the area he dived is about 200 feet deep-too deep for the dive team to investigate.

At this time, there is no suspicion of fraud, but the accident is under investigation.

This is a developing story and will be updated.

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