Infant flown to hospital after near drowning at Joe Wheeler State Park

LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Ala. – Authorities are treating an infant after a near-drowning accident at Joe Wheeler State Park.

Lauderdale County Emergency Management Agency Director George Grabryan said the call came in around 12:40 p.m. from the state park.

Grabryan said the accident occurred near the campground. Emergency crews air evacuated the infant to a local hospital and its current condition is unknown.

Rogersville Fire, Rogersville Police, Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, & Shoals Ambulance responded to the scene.

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