One person drowned and two people were rescued after they rented a boat on Lake Lanier, officials said Sunday.
The drowning was reported in the area of Sunrise Cove Marina around 6 p.m.
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources said a group was trying to swim in Lake Lanier and couldnâ€™t make it back to their pontoon boat because of the wind.
Two people were rescued. The third swimmer went under the water and did not resurface.See WSB-TV
Swimmer Drowns, 2 Others Rescued on Lake Lanier in Hall County, Officials Say