CLEARWATER TRIBUNE HOME
JUNE 3, 2010
Five-year-old boy drowns in Dworshak Reservoir
According to the report Cook drowned after apparently slipping into deep water while throwing rocks from the shore for the family dog. Cook and his family had been camped at Elk Creek Mini Camp along the reservoir since Thursday, May 27.
office received a call that the boy was missing just after
Saturday. After locating Cook rescuers administered CPR while he was
taken by boat to the Bruce’s Eddy boat ramp. From there he was taken
The Clearwater County Search and Rescue Team responded to the search with dive rescue and ATV teams. Idaho Department of Fish and Game assisted with transportation of personnel to the campground and Corps of Engineers’ park rangers and resource managers also responded to the incident.