Victim's name released in fatal Jackson Co. pool drowning - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Victim's name released in fatal Jackson Co. pool drowning

County coroner John David Jordan confirmed one person is dead. (Source: MGN) County coroner John David Jordan confirmed one person is dead. (Source: MGN)
BRIDGEPORT, AL (WAFF) -

 Jackson County officials are investigating a drowning at the Bridgeport city pool.

According to the county coroner John David Jordan, the victim was 48-year-old Bert Eugene Winston from Bridgeport.

Officials said he was with his church swimming at the Bridgeport city pool. They said he couldn't swim, and wandered too far and got into the deep end where he drowned.

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