Edmond man drowns in Lake Murray

June 30, 2020 | Headlines

LAKE MURRAY — Oklahoma Highway Patrol troopers reports  that the body of an Edmond man was recovered in Lake Murray south of Ardmore in Carter County today.

Troopers report Allen G. Travis, 70, was swimming in the lake on Sunday when he went under.

Troopers report he was attempting to swim to a boat that was drifting away from him because of high winds. Travis went under and his body was recovered today by Marine Enforcement and Oklahoma Highway Patrol Dive Team. Troopers report he was not wearing a floatation device.