MANSFIELD, Ind. (WTHI) – A girl has died after disappearing in the water near the Mansfield Covered Bridge.
That's according to the Bellmore Volunteer Fire Department.
According to the Indiana Department of Natural Resources, the young swimmer disappeared around 1:30 Sunday afternoon after witnesses say they saw her struggling in Big Raccoon Creek.
First responders, including Indiana Conservation Officers, recovered the girl. She was transported to St. Vincent Clay Hospital.
Foul play is not suspected but an investigation is ongoing.