Drowning at Twin Bridges State Park boat ramp

According to GRDA Police, a man was backing a truck with a trailer down the boat ramp, when both the truck and trailer went into the water and sank
RECOVERY EFFORTS AT TWIN BRIDGES STATE PARK, OTTAWA COUNTY, OKLA. 03/03/22.
RECOVERY EFFORTS AT TWIN BRIDGES STATE PARK, OTTAWA COUNTY, OKLA. 03/03/22.

UPDATE: Now Saturday GRDA release information they have recovered a body from the water near the boat ramp.

TWIN BRIDGES STATE PARK, OTTAWA COUNTY, GOOGLE MAPS.

TWIN BRIDGES STATE PARK, OTTAWA COUNTY, GOOGLE MAPS.

OTTAWA COUNTY, Okla. – Thursday evening reports of rescue boats in the water at Twin Bridges State Park led to a release of information from the Grand River Dam Authority Police Department (GRDA PD).

The Grand River Dam Authority Police Department is working a drowning scene on Grand Lake this evening.” – GRDA

According to GRDA Police, a male was backing a truck with a trailer down the boat ramp at Twin Bridges State Park Thursday evening, on the north end of the lake, when both the truck and trailer went into the water and sank about 20 yards from the end of the ramp. The driver did not exit the vehicle.

Our Joplin News First tipsters spotted officers on the scene, searching the water near the ramp.

This is a breaking news story. Stay with KOAM News Now as we continue to learn more.