Recovery efforts ceased until morning for drowning victim

From Staff Reports

  A suspected drowning occurred on Saturday afternoon at Twisted Falls in Elk Mills. Sources tell the Elizabethton Star that recovery efforts ceased on Saturday night around 9 p.m. The recovery efforts will resume this morning. The initial call was reported to 911 emergency services at approximately 2 p.m. Reports did not indicate the age or gender of the person involved. Attempts were made to contact officials with the Carter County Sheriff's Department, however, officials could not be reached at press time.