Authorities Identity Odessa Man Who Drowned at Balmorhea State Park

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

The Odessa man who drowned at the Balmorhea State Park has been identified.

State Park Game Warden Jared Self tells NewsWest 9, the id found on the man belongs to 48-year old Ramon Huertas.

However the warden says the id had expired more than two decades ago.

The preliminary autopsy revealed the man had drowned but park officials are still waiting for a toxicology report to come in to determine whether other factors played a role in the drowning.