A 57-year-old Kingwood man died Thursday at the San Luis Pass, probably of drowning, the Galveston Island Beach Patrol said.
It would be the second drowning this year at one of the most perilous spots on Galveston Island.
responders were called just before 2?p.m. to the west end of Galveston
Island on a report of a body floating in the water about 10 feet from
the shore, officials said.
man was found unresponsive in knee-deep water south of the San Luis
Pass, officials said. Rescuers found fishing gear in the water and on
the shore near the man’s body, the beach patrol said.