White County Sheriffs Office investigating drowning in Bald Knob Lake
White County, Ark. (KATV) —
White County Sheriffs Office is investigating a drowning in the Bald Knob Lake.
On Friday around 5:50 p.m. the White County 911 Dispatch center received a call that a teenage boy had fallen out of a boat at Bald Knob Lake.
The caller stated that they could see the boat out on the lake but could not locate the boy.
White County Sheriff’s Deputies and Search and Rescue Dive Team, Survival Flight 6, Bald Knob Police, NorthStar EMS, and Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Officers responded to the area.
After several hours of searching, Ethan Dwayne Martin 15, of Judsonia was found in Bald Knob Lake where he had drown.
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is investigating this boating accident at this time.