Teens Drown Near Priest Lake

PRIEST LAKE, Idaho - Two teenagers drowned in Lion Head Creek near Priest Lake, according to the Bonner County Sheriff's office.  The two young men, 16 and 19-year-olds, were camping with friends.  Search and rescue crews were called to the area when the teen's friends reported them missing.

Searchers eventually found the bodies of the two in the creek near a log jam.  There's no word how the teens ended up in the creek and authorities are holding off on identifying them until there families have been notified.

The drownings happened Saturday morning.

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