Person hospitalized after reported near-drowning in Forest
FOREST, Va. – One person was taken to Lynchburg General Hospital after a possible near-drowning on Monday evening, according to the Forest Volunteer Fire Department.
The Department tweeted that crews are operating at Ivy Lake.
Engine 5, Chief 5, Medic 14-5 operating at IVY LAKE for drowning, subject being transported to LGH now.— Forest Vol Fire Dept (@FVFD51) May 7, 2018
The person was removed by a bystander after being underwater for several minutes, according to the Fire Department.
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