DNR investigates drowning at Lake Lanier

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The Department of Natural Resources is investigating a drowning near Sunset Cove at Lake Lanier.

HALL COUNTY, Ga. - The Department of Natural Resources has confirmed a drowning at Lake Lanier.

DNR found the body of a man just before 5 p.m. He was trying to swim across Sunset Cove when he went under about 17 feet of water.

No additional information has been released at this time.

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