Calvary football and baseball player, Lane Mangum has sadly and unexpectedly passed away at the younger age of 15.
Lane’s buddy and 16-year-old teammate Cade Bedgood was also on that boat that capsized but unfortunately, he didn’t make it out of the water.
Authorities found Hayden Lane Mangum’s body before 8 a.m. on Wednesday, June 2.
A group of people, including family, friends and first responders were on the scene Wednesday morning near the Lake Bistineau bridge on Highway 154 — 14 hours after the teen went missing.
The Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office had released a statement about Lane’s disappearance. In the statement, they said they received a call about a boating accident involving two teenage boys around 4 p:m.
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Bossier Sheriff’s Office and other first responders will continue through the night in their recovery effort for a teenage boy who went missing near the Lake Bistineau Spillway following a boating accident Tuesday afternoon.
A call came in around 4 p.m. Tuesday about two teenage boys who were involved in a boating accident near the dam at the Lake Bistineau bridge on Highway 154. The boys had been fishing when their boat capsized. One of the teens made it safely out of the water, while the other one didn’t.
BSO Patrol deputies, Marine Patrol, and Drone unit quickly deployed to the area to begin their search, joined by South Bossier Fire, La. Dept. of Wildlife & Fisheries, Bossier Parish EMS, and Bienville Parish Fire & Sheriff’s Office as they searched for the missing teen. Other boaters and supporters also offered their help.