A 23-year-old man drowned at a bachelor party while trying to stay underwater longer than his friends

Business Insider | 8/9/2018 | Alison Millington, INSIDER
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Robert Zachary "Zack" Bunsa, 23, drowned while at a bachelor party at Lake Sinclair in Georgia on Saturday.

He was part of a group of 15 men playing a game to see who could stay underwater the longest.

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He was pulled from the lake and pronounced dead at the scene.

Trying to hold your breath for long periods of time underwater can cause swimmers to pass out and drown, according to The Centers for Disease Control.

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A 23-year-old man drowned at a bachelor party while trying to hold his breath underwater.

The New York Post reported that New Jersey-born Robert Zachary "Zack" Bunsa was celebrating with friends at Lake Sinclair, Georgia on Saturday when the incident occurred.

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15 of the guests, including Bunsa and his brother, reportedly started playing a game to see who could hold their breath underwater the longest.

Baldwin County Sheriff's Capt. Brad King told The Post: "He was attempting to see how long he could hold his breath, and tragically, he drowned.

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"I don't know if it was the type of thing that was ongoing all afternoon or if it was a spur-of-the-moment type game."

The rest of the men reportedly didn't...
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