HEBER SPRINGS, AR (KAIT) - A Searcy man drowned Saturday during a weekend outing to Greers Ferry Lake.
Around 11 a.m. Cleburne County sheriff's deputies were called to the Sandy Beach Swim Area in Heber Springs.
When they arrived, they learned a small group of people had been trying to swim to a fixed object near the beach when 23-year-old Darryl Sullins went under.
Witnesses said several people attempted to locate and rescue Sullins. But they were unsuccessful.
Officials recovered his body from the water a short time later.
According to a news release from the sheriff's office, the investigation is ongoing.
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