CLEBURNE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - For the fifth time this year, someone has drowned in Cleburne County.
A 19-year-old Conway woman drowned Saturday morning at Dam Site Park at Heber Springs.
Witnesses told sheriff's deputies Kirstie Heinen was riding a tube when she suddenly fell off and began to struggle in the water.
EMTs called to the scene performed CPR before taking her to Heber Springs Baptist Health. A doctor pronounced her dead at the hospital, according to a news release from the sheriff's office.
Sheriff Chris Brown said the incident is under investigation.
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