Man, Child Drown At Fort Cobb Lake In Caddo County


Sunday, July 23rd 2017, 8:38 am
By: News 9


A man and a child from Oklahoma City are dead after drowning at Fort Cobb Lake at Avery's Landing Saturday night.

According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, around 6:40 p.m. Saturday, a 12-year-old boy was swimming in about three feet of water, when he slipped off of drop off and went under water. The other victim, 60-year-old Kam Sivilai, swam out to help him. Neither one of them resurfaced.

OHP says the boy's body was recovered around 10:30, and Sivilai was recovered at 12:35 a.m. Sunday.