Deputy: Man died trying to save someone at Oologah Lake

OOLOGAH, Okla. — Quick Facts:

  • A search team recovered a body Sunday evening at Oologah Lake.
  • The search took place in the water near Hawthorne Beach.
  • Officials said someone in the water needed help and another man jumped in. The first man made it out, but the one who went in to help did not.
  • Deputies said the man did not wear a life preserver.
  • Officials identified the victim as Yerson Manuel Garcia de Luna.
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FOX23's Cornelius Hocker talked with a Rogers County deputy at the scene:

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Body recovered at Oologah Lake.

Posted by FOX23 News on Sunday, June 3, 2018

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