Body of Second Lamesa Man Found on Corpus Christi Beach

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

CORPUS CHRISTI - The body of a Lamesa man washed up on a Corpus Christi beach, just a day after he unsuccessfully tried to save his brother.

A couple came across the body of 20-year-old Peter Schmitt.

Schmitt dove into the ocean on Sunday trying to save his younger brother, Herman.

After that, both went missing.

A short time later, Herman was found.

He was given CPR but died.

According to the Medical Examiner, Herman's death was ruled accidental.