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  • Writer's pictureDennis McCaslin

Officials probing reason for death of Texas man on Broken Bow Lake Saturday afternoon

Officials in McCurtain County say a Texas man has died following a trip to an Oklahoma lake last week

Around 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 25, emergency crews were called to a reported drowning at Broken Bow Lake. According to Investigators, 62-year-old David Miller of Quinlan, Texas was floating on an inflatable raft at the lake. Witnesses say he flagged down bystanders on a boat for help. and got off of the raft. When bystanders pulled Miller out of the water he was already deceased.

The area in which the incident occurred was near Coyote Drive on the popular destination lake.

Troopers said Miller was not wearing a life vest.

At this time there has been no other information released concerning the exact cause of death.

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