Tragic Drowning Claims Life of 10-Year-Old Boy at Schamberville Lake

By | August 13, 2023



A tragic incident occurred at Schamberville Lake in Collinsville, Mississippi, where a 10-year-old boy drowned. Emergency officials were called to the scene after the child was reported missing. Unfortunately, the boy was found in the lake and despite CPR attempts, he was pronounced dead. WTOK Staff Newsroom reported

A tragic incident unfolded at Schamberville Lake in Collinsville, as a child lost their life in a drowning accident on Saturday afternoon. Emergency services promptly responded to a distress call regarding a potential drowning around 1:30 pm. The young child, who had been last seen playing near the lake, was found submerged in the water just after 2:00 pm. Regrettably, despite the immediate administration of CPR by the emergency personnel, the 10-year-old African American boy was declared deceased at the scene, as confirmed by Lauderdale County Coroner Clayton Cobler..