Officials respond to second drowning at the Tunica Cut-Off - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Officials respond to second drowning at the Tunica Cut-Off

Tunica County Sheriff's Office on the scene of a drowning of a white male at the Tunica Cut-Off.

Larry Liddell of the Sheriff's Department said the accident happened at 7:30 p.m.

They do not know if the drowning is accidental or if foul play was involved.

Liddell also said the Sheriff's Department is recommending a mandatory evacuation of the entire area tonight.

Many streets are underwater and most of the streets in the area are closed.

This is the second drowning in 2 weeks at Tunica Cut-off.

Stay with Action News 5 for more on this developing story.

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