UPDATE: Cameron football star and Temple man drown in Milam County stock tank

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UPDATE: The Milam County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed a second body has been found. A Justice of the Peace has ordered autopsies.

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A well known Yoe High football star from Cameron and another man from Temple drowned after their boat overturned while they were fishing in a stock tank in Milam County Sunday.

The body of 22-year-old Traion Smith was recovered from the water on private property off County Road 139.

At last report, the body of 30-year-old Desmond Williams had not been recovered.

The search for Williams was to resume Monday morning.

The accident occurred about 3:00 p.m. Sunday as the men were fishing.

Smith graduated from Yoe High in 2015 and was part of a team that won three state championships.

Source: Milam County Sheriff’s Office

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April 29 2021 07:00 pm

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