Divers retrieved the body of a 26-year-old man who drowned in Pineview Reservoir Sunday afternoon.
The sheriff's office is trying to notify the man's family before disclosing his name. Dispatchers received a call about the drowning at 3:17 p.m. at Cemetery Point, a peninsula on the reservoir's east side.
Deputies arrived to learn the man had been with a group of friends when he swam toward the slow no-wake buoys. But about 50 to 60 feet from the shore, he seemed to struggle and went under, said Weber County Sheriff's Cpl. Mark Horton. The water is about 40 feet deep, he added.