Teenager drowns at Garvin County lake

Published: May. 28, 2017 at 8:26 PM CDT
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Police said a 13-year-old boy from Byars drowned while swimming in a Garvin County lake Saturday afternoon.

We're told the boy went under on the north side of Longmire Lake and didn’t resurface.

Friends were able to pull him out and start giving him CPR before paramedics got there.

The boy was rushed to Pauls Valley General Hospital but pronounced dead at 5 p.m.

Investigators believe the drowning was accidental.

The boy's name hasn't been released.