Hot Springs man drowns Wednesday afternoon in the Ouachita River

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GARLAND COUNTY, Ark. – A man drowned on Wednesday afternoon in the swim area of Hill Wheatley Park at the Ouachita River in Garland County.

According to the Garland County Sheriff’s Office, 25-year-old De’Andre Gray of Hot Springs was seen by witnesses going under the water but never resurfaced.

Rescue crews responded to the park and began a search for Gray.

Marine divers were able to locate Gray who was pronounced dead at the scene.

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