Columbus Man Drowns in His Pool

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -  A 38-year-old Columbus man is dead after reportedly drowning in his pool.

It happened last night at a home on Ellsworth Court- that's not far from the intersection of Macon Road and Transport Boulevard.

Authorities say Edward Miller III was entertaining friends by the pool at the time of the incident.

Miller was pronounced dead at Saint Francis Hospital at 6:34 PM.

His body has been sent to the State Crime Lab in Atlanta for an autopsy.