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Officials: 15-year-old teen drowns in Lumpkin County creek | News


LUMPKIN County, Ga. (CBS46) — A fun family day ended in a tragedy after a 15-year-old drowned in a Lumpkin County creek on Memorial Day. 

According to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, the teen was swimming with his family in Dick’s Creek when he slipped on a rock and went under water. 

The Lumpkin County Fire crew members recovered the teen’s body during the search. The teen’s body was turned over to the county coroner. 

Authorities have not yet released the identity of the teen. 

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