REPORT: Hero soldier dies after saving drowning child


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A North Texas man has died after saving a young child drowning in a lake.

Brandyn Mitchell, 25, was at Isle du Bois beach near the city of Denton when he saw a child in need of help on Saturday.

Mitchell, who served in the Army Reserve, got into the water of Lake Ray Roberts and helped the unnamed child onto a flotation device, but was unable to get on it himself, according to Dallas News.

The child was able to make it to shore, but bystanders said they couldn’t find the man.

The article goes on to state the following:

Mitchell, who hailed originally from West Memphis, Arkansas, was a father-of-two, according to his social media.

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