Drowning Recorded

As of Thursday, September 8, New Mexico State Park (NMSP) officials confirmed that authorities had completed an active search, successfully recovering the body of an apparent drowning victim at Elephant Butte Lake. The name of the individual was being withheld, pending positive identification. The incident happened over the Labor Day weekend at a location near the lake’s prominent butte.

Brothers Drown At Percha

A family outing at Percha Dam State Park turned tragic when two brothers tied together with a rope drowned trying to cross the spillway.
According to New Mexico State Police, the family of 11 was at the southernmost state park in Sierra County on Saturday, July 16,