Near-Drowning on Lake Texoma

5-22-05 - A Sherman man is in critical condition after a near-drowning on Lake Texoma on Saturday. It happened at 7:45 on the west shore of the Colbert Boat Club in Bryan County.

22-year-old Gary Allen King was playing in the water with children in the area. He ran into the water and the next time he was seen he was floating face down in approximately 2' of water 15' from the shore. Witnesses pulled him to shore and performed cpr.

He was flown to Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas in critical condition.