Two Adults & A Child Confirmed Dead In Lake Norman Drowing

[UPDATE]

The Iredell County Sheriff’s Department has confirmed two adults and an 11-year-old child have died on Lake Norman.

Two other adults and a 5-year-old are also being treated for injuries. Officials say the 5-year-old is in critical condition. The adults are stable.

We will continue to follow this story and bring updates as they are made available.


TROUTMAN, N.C. – Officials are still on the scene at Lake Norman State Park where WCCB has confirmed that one person has drowned.

Crews are responding to State Park Road in Troutman, NC where dive teams are continuing to search for a child and man on the water.

One five-year-old is in critical condition.

At this time, officials know that all the parties involved were together but are unsure if they were family, because of a language barrier.

Officials don’t believe a boat was involved.

WCCB is trying to find out more information about how this incident happened.