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UPDATE: Lake Roosevelt Drowning

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UPDATE: The body of 19-year old Nicholas Campbell has been pulled from Lake Roosevelt.

UPDATE: The Lincoln Co. Undersheriff has identified 19-year-old Nicholas Campbell as the drowning victim.

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LINCOLN COUNTY, Wash. - Officials in Lincoln County say a 19-year-old drowned Saturday evening about a half mile from Seven Bays on Lake Roosevelt.

Police say the man went overboard, resurfaced briefly, and then disappeared again. Despite a marine rescue boat being on scene within minutes, search crews were unable to locate him.

Authorities now have switched to a recovery effort and are waiting for a sonar boat from Kootenai County to sweep the bottom of the lake to locate the body.

The name of the victim has not been released. Police say they do believe alcohol was involved.

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