59-year-old man slipped, fell and drowned at Catahoula Locks
ST. MARTINVILLE - A man drowned after he slipped and fell into the Catahoula Locks.
St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office said 59-year-old George Barras was walking along the bank around 2:23 p.m. Sunday when he slipped.
Deputies said bystanders got Barras out of the water and attempted CPR before ambulances arrived. Barras died at the scene.
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