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College Student from Quincy Dies in Arkansas

Zemaric Holt
Posted at 10:42 PM, Jul 20, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-21 14:12:52-04

POPE COUNTY, AR (WTXL) -- A 21-year-old man from Quincy has died in Arkansas, after deputies there say he drowned in a public pool.

Zemaric Holt, a student and football player at Arkansas Tech University died Sunday as a result of injuries suffered in an accident in at a recreation center in Pope County, Arkansas.

Upon arrival, first responders say Holt was already out of the water, and they brought him to the hospital where he died.

Holt was a defensive lineman and psychology student at the university.

According to Holt's mother, his funeral will be at his old school, East Gadsden High.