14-year-old girl killed in tubing accident on Smith Lake

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WINSTON COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — ALEA Marine Patrol deputies are investigating the death of a 14-year-old girl who died in a tubing accident Saturday.

Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s Marine Patrol division responded to a tubing accident in the Winston County area of Smith Lake around 4:45 p.m.

The young teen was riding on the tube pulled by a boat when the accident happened. The Winston County Coroner’s office reports she was from Silver Creek, Georgia.

The investigation is ongoing. Check back for updates.


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