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A Kingman teenager drowned at a family reunion in Utah over the weekend. The Paiute County Sheriff’s office said the accident happened Saturday afternoon at Otter Creek State Park.

Authorities said 17-year-old Chase Clark and others were playing in the river below a dam when Clark got too close to a culvert and was pulled in by the strong current.

“People who were on the scene at the time of the incident attempted to free him but were unsuccessful,” a news release said. The man’s body was roecvered a short time later but efforts to revive him were unsuccessful.”

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