Sam Forse Collins Recreational Park

Newton County, Texas-

Newton County Sheriff Billy Rowles says his office received a 911 call at approximately 7:40 p.m. tonight in reference to a 19-year old woman that was pulled from the waters of Sam Forse Collins Recreational Park in South Toledo Bend.  

The caller advised that the woman was unresponsive. Upon arrival of first responders, the Sheriff's Office was advised that there was a second 19-year old woman at the park. The first patient was flown by medical helicopter to Rapides Regional Medical Center in Alexandria, LA. The second patient was transported by ambulance to Jasper Memorial Hospial. Both of the women were Louisiana residents. The names of the women are not being released at his time and the incident is under investigation.


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