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Man drowns in Fox Lake

July 12, 2009 1:11:29 PM PDT
A man drowned overnight in north suburban Ingleside. The man had been swimming in Fox Lake, just outside Baja Benny's, a tavern by the lake.Authorities say the victim's boat began to drift away and when the victim tried to catch up with the boat, that person drowned.

The identity of the man remains unknown, pending notification of relatives, although the Lake County coroner reported a 47-year-old male drowned..

The Sun Times News Group contributed to this report.


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