Mar 23, 2014 1:08 PM
Saturday, March 22, Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's officers were dispatcehd to Holbrook Park in Sulpher around 5 p.m. Upon arrival, deputies spoke with witnesses who said Kyle A. Simpson, 20yoa of Lake Charles, swam to a rope swing on the other side of the river. Once he reached the swing, he went under the water and did not resurface. According to officers family members attempted to find Simpson, but were unsuccessful. The CPSO Marine Division arrived at the scene, and were able to locate Simpson's body; which was underwater close to the rope swing.
The cause of the incident is still under investigation.