Girl found submerged at Region 8 lake dies | News
A 6-year-old girl found submerged at a Region 8 swim beach has died.
Sunday afternoon a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers park ranger discovered Frankie Lyn Tollen’s body in about 5 feet of water at Cranfield swim beach at Lake Norfork.
An off-duty Baxter Regional Medical Center (BRMC) emergency room employee who was at the beach immediately administered CPR, Baxter County Sheriff John Montgomery said.
The Mountain Home girl was taken by ambulance to BRMC then to Arkansas Children’s Hospital in Little Rock where she died at 5:45 Monday morning.
According to the report, her family members began looking for the young girl after she failed to return from visiting the restroom.
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