LOWELL, Mich. (WZZM) -- A Wyoming school district is offering counseling to students after the drowning of a classmate in Lowell.
It happened around 3:15 p.m. Sunday at Stoney Lakeside Park off Bowes Road.
Lowell Police say Dominque Florez, 19, was at the park with friends on Sunday, and was swimming when he began struggling in the water. Florez's friends told officers he called for help, then went under the water.
It took friends, bystanders, and emergency personnel 15 minutes to find Florez. He was given CPR, but could not be revived.
Police say they are awaiting autopsy results before closing their investigation, but Florez's death is considered to be an accidental drowning.
The superintendent of Godfrey-Lee Public Schools issued a statement Monday afternoon on the death of Dominque Florez: