BREAKING NEWS: Authorities are investigating an apparent drowning that happened Sunday afternoon in a gravel pit in the South Lathrop Area. According to CPT. Greg Taylor of the Fairbanks Fire Department the unidentified male had been pulling a raft with his children aboard when the bottom apparently dropped out to the floor of the gravel pit. The man was unable to swim.
Darryl Lewis is on scene and we will have more as information becomes available.