A 3-year-old female from Alabama lost her life in a drowning in Sevier County last night (Saturday, July 29, 2017). Officers and medical first responders went to a TVA swimming area near Douglas Dam just after 6 p.m. responding to the incident. Authorities say the child was with a large group of people, including her parents, when they discovered the child missing. After she was located, she was transported to LeConte Medical Center in Sevierville where she was pronounced deceased. The identity of the child was not released by authorities.