Walton Co. Sheriff's Office

ACCIDENTAL DROWNING NEAR SHOAL RIVER

DeFuniak Springs, Fla— A Walton County man is found dead following flooding near the Shoal River.

Walton County Sheriff’s Deputies are on scene of a travel trailer off of W T Hulion Road where they discovered the subject’s car partially submerged and the body floating face down nearby.

We are encouraging everyone to adhere to flood warnings and make sure your loved ones in these areas are safe when leaving their homes.

We will release further information when notification of next of kin is made.