SURFSIDE BEACH — A Brazoria man drowned after being pulled underwater and swept toward Surfside Jetty County Park, according to law enforcement.

The 18-year-old Brazoria man was with friends at Surfside Beach on Monday afternoon, Surfside Police Chief Gary Phillips said, when he drowned in the bay facing the 400 block of Bluewater Highway.

Alexa Crenshaw is a reporter for The Facts. Contact her at 979-237-0155.

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