8-year-old drowns at private pond in Bryan Co.

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COLBERT, Okla. (KXII) - A young boy is dead after drowning in Bryan County Wednesday evening.

Troopers say an 8-year-old boy was swimming at a private farm pond near Colbert with his sister.

They say he went underwater around 6:48 p.m. and did not resurface.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Troopers say the boy was not using a floatation device.