COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa — Authorities have released the name of a Nebraska teenager who died at Lake Manawa.
The Iowa Natural Resources Department identified the boy in a news release Tuesday night as 16-year-old Edgar Gregorio Loarca Garcia, who lived in Omaha.
Witnesses saw the boy disappear at about 1:15 p.m. Monday beneath the water. He was last seen on an inner tube near the ropes that mark the end of the swimming area. His body was found about two hours later.
The apparent drowning is being investigated.