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Boy drowns in Voyageurs National Park

Boy drowns in Voyageurs National Park Click to Enlarge Photo: Mary Gascho, Photos.com

Jul 30, 2013 at 7:39 am

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) Sheriff's officials say a 14-year-old boy has died in a swimming accident in Voyageur's National Park in northeastern Minnesota.

St. Louis County authorities say the boy was with a group touring Rainy Lake by houseboat when the accident occurred Monday evening.

The child was taken by air to Essentia Health in Duluth where he later died. He has not been identified.

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