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SUGAR LAND, Texas Friday night s thunderstorms may be to blame for a drowning in Fort Bend County, according to sheriff s deputies.

At about 4:20 a.m. Saturday, deputies found a car submerged in a creek along Old Richmond Road.

Investigators said the man called 911 earlier in the morning, but was out of breath and didn t respond to questions.

By the time firefighters arrived, the driver was dead.

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