19-year-old drowns after diving off St. Joe pier

A 19-year-old man drowned Sunday after diving off a pier in southwestern Michigan. The Herald-Palladium reported that divers found the body of Terrell Burton of Benton Harbor in Lake Michigan a few hours after he jumped off St. Joseph's South Pier. Police said a bystander tried to reach Burton, but was unsuccessful.
AP Wire
May 24, 2011

A 19-year-old man drowned Sunday after diving off a pier in southwestern Michigan.

The Herald-Palladium reported that divers found the body of Terrell Burton of Benton Harbor in Lake Michigan a few hours after he jumped off St. Joseph’s South Pier.

Police said a bystander tried to reach Burton, but was unsuccessful.

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