Wichita Falls man drowns following incident at Lake Texoma

Wichita Falls man drowns following incident at Lake Texoma

LAKE TEXOMA, Ok (RNN Texoma) - A Wichita Falls man has died following an incident at Lake Texoma on Monday morning.

Oklahoma Highway Patrol officials said Bob Garcia, 69, was anchored in his boat with the engine off on the north side of Wood Island in Oklahoma waters of Lake Texoma around 9:00 a.m.

Officials said the anchor came loose and Garcia went into the water near the back end of the boat to check the problem.

Investigators said Garcia went under the water and did not resurface.

OHP is investigating.

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