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Fort Worth rock quarry drowning victims identified

WFAA-TV Dallas-Ft. Worth logo WFAA-TV Dallas-Ft. Worth 4/21/2019 Jake Harris
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4:45 p.m. Sunday April 21 UPDATE:

The Fort Wort Fire Department has identified the drowning victims its dive team recovered Sunday morning after a Saturday night and Sunday morning search.

The body of 25-year-old Martin Gutierrez was recovered from water in a rock quarry at 10:52 a.m. The body of 51-year-old Talamantes Gutierrez was recovered at 12:25 p.m.

Sunday morning UPDATE: Fort Worth Fire recovered the bodies of two men Sunday who drowned Saturday night, according to a statement from Fort Worth Fire.

The bodies were recovered at 10:52 a.m. and 12:25 p.m., respectively. They have not been identified yet.

We will be following this story closely. Check back for more.

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10:50 p.m. Saturday UPDATE: Fort Worth Fire is calling off the search for the night for two men who they believe fell in a lake next to a west Fort Worth rock quarry earlier Saturday night. There was no recovery of the two men, but rescue divers know they are out there: witnesses saw the men go in the water.

The search will resume at 8:00 a.m. tomorrow morning. Water temperature as of 10:50 p.m. was 15 degrees. 

Saturday night: Fort Worth Fire Department dive teams are currently searching for two men who have apparently drowned in a rock quarry in west Fort Worth after one man fell in and another man attempted to rescue him, officials said.

The two men are a father and son, officials said.

The dive team thinks the water, which is a lake on private property at the Silver Creek Materials facility, is more than 50 feet deep and just 15 degrees, with zero visibility.

Nothing else is known at this time.

This is a developing story. Check back for new information. Download our free WFAA app to stay up-to-date on all news stories in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

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