Man drowns in Port Neches backyard swimming pool - 12 News KBMT and K-JAC. News, Weather and Sports for SE Texas

Man drowns in Port Neches backyard swimming pool

A spokesperson for the Port Neches Police Department has confirmed to 12News that adult male has drowned in a swimming pool at a home in Port Neches.

The house is located in the 3100 block of Galewood Lane.  Emergency crews were called to the house around 11:15 a.m. Friday.  When they arrived at the house they found an elderly victim in the pool. 

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

As of 1:30 p.m., the name of the victim has not been released and officials have not released any other details.

This is a developing story.  Check back for updates.

  • Submit a news tip

    Do you know of something that would be a good news story?  Enter your email address and select "Submit"  to send it to 12 News HD.  You can also call the news tip line at 409-838-1212

    * denotes required fields
    We're sorry, but only one entry is allowed per person.
    Thank you for your continued interest.

    Thank you for submitting your news idea to 12News HD!

Powered by WorldNow

Newsroom: (409) 838-1212
Front Desk: (409) 833-7512
News Fax: (409) 981-1564
News Email: 12News@kbmt12.com

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KBMT. All Rights Reserved.
Users of this site agree to the Terms of Service, Privacy Notice/Your California Privacy Rights, and Ad Choices.