According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, a Dewar teen drowned when she fell through icy pond.
The report says the drowning incident occurred on February 18, 2021 at 5:21pm in Dewar, OK, in Okmulgee County.
According to the report, the 17-year-old girl, walked out onto a frozen pond to retrieve a dog, fell through the ice and did not resurface.
She was pronounced dead at the scene by Medical Examiner.
The accident was Investigated by the Marine Enforcement Division of the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, Assisted by Dewar Police Department, Dewar Fire Department, Henryetta Police Department, Henryetta Fire Department, Okmulgee County Sheriff’s Department, Okmulgee County EMS, Muscogee Creek Nation Lighthorse Police Department, Plainview Fire Department, Wilson Fire Department and Okmulgee County Emergency Management.