UPDATE: Victim identified in Lee County drowning

UPDATE: Victim identified in Lee County drowning

LEE CO., GA (WALB) - A Lee County family is mourning the loss of a teen who drowned Wednesday in the Muckalee Creek.

Officials said Terry Wills III, 17, was swimming with friends under the Forrester Parkway Bridge when he went under and didn't resurface.

First responders got the call around 12:30 in the afternoon.

Rescue crews were called out and eventually recovered his body around 4 p.m.

Dive teams were brought in from surrounding counties to assist in the recovery.

No word yet on funeral arrangements for Wills.

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