A swimmer was found drowned Sunday afternoon at Sandy Cove within the Lake Mead National Recreation Area.
Park rangers responded to the call around 11:33 p.m. on Saturday and searched the area until 3 a.m. Search efforts resumed later on Sunday resulting in a body being recovered in 30 feet of water.
The Clark County coroner has identified the victim as Kiangsak Ratana, 46, from Las Vegas, NV. He was not wearing a live vest when swimming, according to witnesses.
The cause of the presumed drowning is under investigation.
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