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4-year-old drowns in Region 8 lake

CLEBURNE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – According to police a 4-year-old drowned Tuesday night in the Greers Ferry Lake.

According to the Cleburne County Sheriff's Department, 4-year-old Lane Isaac Matthews went missing after his family had pulled their boat up to the shore to swim in the area of Mid Way Bridge and Highway 225.  

A short time later a diver found Matthews under water and began CPR. Matthews was taken to Baptist Medical Center in Heber Springs where he later died.

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