Update on Webster Parish near drowning

5 year -old in good condition at LSU Hospital

Shreveport, LA (KSLA) – Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries tells KSLA News 12 a young boy who nearly drowned in a boating accident on Lake Bistineau in Webster Parish on Sunday is doing well.

While the accident is still under investigation the boy's father is credited with saving his son's life after an airboat flipped on the lake briefly pinning the child underwater.  The child was flown to LSU Hospital in Shreveport where is he still being treated.

KSLA News 12's Brittany Pieper reports live on this developing story from Webster Parish at 5 and 6pm.

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