BETHEL, N.Y. (NEWS10) — An 18-year-old Bellerose man drowned in White Lake on Sunday, despite a heroic effort from his family to save him. According to police, Basir Amin began to struggle in the deep part of the lake at about 2 p.m. His sister, Nasrin Amin, 21, and his uncle, Afrid Haider, 34, sprang into action and tried to help Basir.

As a result, all three went underwater and did not resurface. They were found by responding divers from Bethel Fire, after being underwater for quite some time.

State Police said they immediately started life-saving efforts. The trio was taken to Garnet Health Medical Center in Harris.

Basir Amin and Afrid Haider have both died at the hospital. Nasrin Amin is still listed in critical condition.