Drowning at Fort Gibson

Wagoner, OK – A seven year-old Wagoner boy has drowned at Lake Fort Gibson. The Oklahoma Lake Patrol says Jason Christian Pankiewic was found floating face down in the water by a passing jet skier.

The boy had been playing in the water with friends, left the water to return to the campsite. It is not known when he returned to the water.

He was rushed to the Wagoner Community Hospital by Cherokee County EMS, where he was pronounced dead.