Kearney Student Drowns

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

The University of Nebraska-Kearney student who drowned in a sand pit Thursday is being identified Friday as Terence Lyman of Omaha.

He was a freshman defensive lineman for the Antelope football team out of Omaha Northwest.

The Buffalo County sheriff's office he was attempting to swim across the D-X sand pit when he sank from the view of witnesses. Others at the pit called 9-1-1.

A Kearney Volunteer Fire Department Rescue Dive Team found the body about 5:50 p.m., about 30 minutes after the report came in.


KOLN-TV Call: (402) 467-4321 Toll-free: 1-800-475-1011 840 North 40th Lincoln, NE 68503 Email: info@1011now.com KGIN-TV Call: (308) 382-6100 123 N Locust Street Grand Island, NE 68802 Email: kgin@1011now.com KSNB-TV Toll free 888-475-1011 123 N. Locust St. Grand Island, NE 68802 Email : ksnb@1011now.com
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 759247 - 1011now.com/a?a=759247
Gray Television, Inc.