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One woman drowns at Turner Falls

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One woman drowns at Turner Falls One woman drowns at Turner Falls
The medical examiner confirms that one woman drowned Wednesday evening The medical examiner confirms that one woman drowned Wednesday evening
One woman drowns at Turner Falls One woman drowns at Turner Falls

DAVIS, Ok --- Authorities have confirmed one woman drowned tonight after swimming with her friends at Turner Falls. Davis Police Chief Dan Cooper says the woman who passed away was a 27-year-old foreign national from India.

Cooper says her and three others friends were swimming in the falls Wednesday evening, when they all three slipped and fell in.

People passing by pulled three of the girls out, but the the woman who drowned wasn't able to hold on and stayed in the water. She didn't resurface.

Turner Falls visitor John Garbett of Moore, OK was nearby when the incident happened. "Park officials showed up and then had the city of Davis Police in tow," says Garbett, "and they told everybody to get out of the water, back away, and then they were immediately in the water looking for the person."

Davis police have not released the woman's name of the woman at this time. We will continue to update this story online on KTEN.com as we get more information.

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