BREAKING: Two Drowned Near Fort Morgan

UPDATE 7:45pm — Major Lowery from the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office says that one body has been recovered, but emergency crews are still looking for the second body.

The two other people who were also in distress have been safely rescued.

Coroner is on the scene.


FORT MORGAN, Ala. (WKRG) — Two people have drowned off Fort Morgan early Monday evening according to the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office. 

This comes after reports of four swimmers in distress near the Plantation Dunes.

Fort Morgan Volunteer Fire Department, Bon Secour Volunteer Fire Department, and the Coast Guard are on the scene.

Red flags were flying at the time of the drownings.

News 5 is working on gathering more details.

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