Sheriff: Man drowns after falling overboard in Port Isabel Ship Channel
A man drowned after falling overboard in the Port Isabel Ship Channel, Cameron County Sheriff Eric Garza said Monday.
Garza said the 56-year-old man, who has not been identified, was tying his boat to a marker when he fell. He was not wearing a life vest.
The man's 18-year-old son was unable to save him due to rough conditions, Garza said.
The man's body was recovered by the United States Coast Guard.
Migrants under MPP program now in US
'Person of interest' sought in San Juan homicide
Rio Grande Valley public officials react to Gov. Abbott's order ending Texas...
Rio Grande Valley school districts rank among best in Texas for feeding...
Starr County health authority signs off on J&J COVID-19 vaccine