Shelby County Father,Son Drown

Associated Press

A man and his foster son have drowned on a
Memphis lake.
Memphis Police officials identified the victims on Monday as
61-year-old Jimmy Austin and his 10-year-old son, Travell Lark
Austin, according to The Commercial Appeal The accident occurred on Coro Lake Sunday night.
Searchers recovered both bodies after about an hour.
Neighbor Joellen Buehler said the family moved there from New
Orleans a couple of years ago and has been very involved in the
She said the father and son went fishing on the lake every
The fire department and medical examiner are investigating.
Police said circumstances leading up to the drowning aren't yet


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