Claiborne County Sheriff’s Office investigates drowning involving 5-year-old

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The Claiborne County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a five-year-old Saturday evening after he drowned in the Powell River in Speedwell.

Our media partner, The Big One 106.3, is reporting the drowning happened in the Earls Hollow area of Claiborne County.

They say CPR was administered at the scene.

Along with the Claiborne County authorities, a Tennessee State Trooper also responded to the scene.

This is a developing story, stay with WATE 6 On Your Side for more information as it becomes available.

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