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Lee County man drowns at Panama City Beach

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By Jim Wallace - bio | email

ALBANY, GA (WALB) –A Lee County man drowned while vacationing at Panama City Beach over the weekend.

26-year old Kyle Galloway was wading with friends about 12:30 A-M Saturday near the Aqua Vista condos when they were hit by waves and pulled out by the riptide.

Just after daylight a Coast Guard helicopter crew spotted his body.

Galloway worked at the Marine Base as a warehouse specialist for a contractor.

Officials say there were single red flags flying to caution swimmers.

Galloway was the third person to drown in four days in the Panama City Beach area.

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