Lawrenceville man drowns in Lake Lanier

A 33-year-old Lawrenceville man was pronounced dead at about 4:30 p.m. on Sunday when officials pulled his body from Lake Lanier.

Officials with the Department of Natural Resources told the Daily Post that the incident occurred in a cove just north of Vanns Tavern Park in Forsyth County when the man went under while swimming on a float.

Hall County divers recovered the body.

No further information was made available.

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