Update: Halifax Co. Man Dies After Being Pulled From Creek

Update Wednesday 7 a.m.:

Halifax Co., VA - The Halifax County Sheriff says the man pulled from a creek Tuesday night has died.

He has been identified as Jonathan Brumfield, 31, of South Boston.


Halifax Co., VA -A Halifax County man is in the hospital after investigators say he nearly drowned in a creek Tuesday night.

Emergency crews got the call at 7:40 p.m. about a man underwater near Johnson Mill Road.

The Sheriff's office say a 31-year-old man was in a nearby creek with some friends. They say his friend pulled the man from the water, but he was unconscious.

Crew performed CPR and took him to Halifax Regional Hospital, where he is in very serious condition.