Missing man found dead on Lake Eufaula

Posted at 8:52 PM, May 29, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-30 07:49:19-04

MCALESTER, Okla. - A man died over the weekend after he reportedly fell off a Jet Ski, then saved a young girl's life.

Oklahoma Highway Patrol says Michael Waldo and an 8-year-old girl fell into the water when their Jet Ski overturned yesterday evening at Lake Eufaula.

Troopers say Waldo helped the young girl stay afloat until a good Samaritan rescued her. Waldo then went underwater and never resurfaced.

OHP says neither Waldo or the girl were wearing life jackets.

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