BREAKING: Investigation On-Going in Possible Lake Accident

June 18, 2013

The investigation continues into a possible lake accident that occurred early this morning.

According to Elbert County Coroner Chuck Almond, a call was received at approximately 12:39am Tuesday morning in regards to a possible lake accident.

It occurred near the Coldwater Creek boat ramp located off of State Route 368.

Dispatched to the scene was the Elbert County Sheriff’s Office, Elbert County EMS, and dive team.

Upon arriving a 29-year-old female was found deceased at the scene.

The body was sent to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation Crime Lab in Augusta, Georgia for autopsy.

At this time the victim’s name is not being released, as an investigation into this incident is on going by the Elbert County Sheriff’s Office.

More details to come on the story as they become available.