Thirteen Year-Old Girl Dies at Camp Sacramento

Sheriff

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE –

A thirteen year-old-girl passed away at Camp Sacramento late Friday night.

Around 10:40 p.m., the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office received a call from Camp Sacramento that a girl had stopped breathing. Paramedics were performing CPR on the girl as the County Sheriff deputies arrived on the scene.

The girl was transported via a Care Flight helicopter to Barton Memorial Hospital in South Lake Tahoe. She was pronounced dead around 12:30 a.m.

El Dorado County Coroner’s detectives will investigate the incident. The cause of death is unknown. The family of the girl was present during the ordeal and has requested her name remain anonymous.

Ruben Dominguez filed this report.