A ten-yr-previous woman died after drowning Saturday night in a river in McCurtain County, officers stated.
The woman, from Texarkana, Texas, was wading out into the rapids of the Purple River shortly earlier than 6 p.m. when she slipped and went underneath the water, in accordance with an accident report. She by no means resurfaced.
Her physique was discovered at 9 p.m., about 70 yards from the place she went underneath, the report stated.
Private flotation units weren’t getting used.