Coroner: 2 dead following Sunday canoeing accident in Pine Mount - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Coroner: 2 dead following Sunday canoeing accident in Pine Mountain

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HARRIS COUNTY, GA (WTVM) - According to Harris County Coroner Joe Weldon, two people vacationing at a Pine Mountain resort died in a double drowning on Sunday.  

Weldon said the drowning took place at the Pine Mountain Club Chalets Resorts off GA-18 on Sunday.

The two have been identified as Jemarion Warren, 26, and Billy Joe Warren, 53, both of Minden, LA. Billy Joe was Jemarion’s uncle.

Weldon says the cause of their deaths was due to a canoeing accident. Both men were taken to West Georgia Medical Center in LaGrange, where they pronounced dead between 1 p.m. and 1:30 p.m.

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