ETX teenager dies of injuries stemming from local lake drowning
POSTED: Monday, July 15, 2013 - 3:30pm
UPDATED: Monday, July 15, 2013 - 3:37pm
Alto, Texas (KETK) — A teenager is dead Sunday after a drowning at a local lake.
It happened on Saturday, July 13, at Ratcliff Lake in Alto.
The victim, a 13-year-old girl, was at the lake on a church excursion with her family.
Details of what happened are limited at this time. But we do know that the victim was pulled from the shallow end of the water and she was given CPR until she arrived at a local hospital.
She was then flown to another hospital in Houston where she later died.
The name of the girl has not been released due to her age.
We will continue to update you as more information becomes available.