Randall Wilson Obituary
Carrollton man killed in West Point Lake drowning incident | Obituary News.
According to reports, Troup County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to West Point Lake at the Yellow Jacket Boat Ramp off Cameron Mill Road in regards to a possible drowning at approximately 6:40 a.m. on Thursday, May 12.
Upon officers arrival at the scene, they spoke with the adult caller who stated that he and his brother had just put their boat in the water, with the brother staying on the boat while the caller was parking the truck and trailer.
Randall Wilson Causes of Death
A few minutes later the caller walked down to the boat ramp area and noticed the boat was freely floating in the water and his brother was in the water in apparent distress and went under, authorities said.
Additional deputies and investigators arrived on scene along with the Department of Natural Resources and the victim resurfaced and was recovered at approximately 7:00 a.m.
The victim was identified as 74-year-old Randall Wilson of Carrollton, Georgia.
Investigations are currently ongoing concerning the circumstances surrounding the incident.