Man, 33, drowns in Lake Lanier - CBS46 News

Man, 33, drowns in Lake Lanier

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Authorities released the name of a 33-year-old who drowned in Lake Lanier on Sunday.

Lindy James Murdock was on a raft with several other people when he jumped into the water, according to police.

The group was in a cove situated between Vanns Tavern Park and Athens Park. The waters are about 40 feet deep in certain areas, according to Forsyth County Sheriff's investigators.

Murdock was pulled from the water, but efforts to revive him failed.

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