The body of a man, believed to be in his 30s, was found in Wemmer Pan Dam, south of Johannesburg, on Wednesday.
ER24 paramedics were dispatch to the scene at 13:45 after they were called by the local authorities.
On arrival, paramedics found the local authorities, as well as the SAPS Search and Rescue Unit, already in attendance.
A diver had already found the body in the dam and returned it to the nearby banks.
Unfortunately, nothing could be done by paramedics and he was pronounced dead.
The details surrounding this incident are not yet known but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.