TWIN FALLS -- A 42-year-old man has died after drowning in the swimming area of Dierkes Lake in Twin Falls.

The Twin Falls County sheriff's office says Chen Peir-Horng went under water at about 4:30 p.m. Sunday and did not re-surface.

Search and rescue teams that were training nearby responded quickly, pulled the man from the water and began CPR.

He died several hours later at the Twin Falls hospital.

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