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Young man drowns in Lee Co. creek

Lee County Sheriff's Deputies say a young man drowned in the Muckalee Creek in Lee County around 2:00 Saturday afternoon. Investigators confirmed a 20 to 21-year-old man was swinging off of a rope in the Muckalee Creek.

He landed in the water and never came back up. Deputies say he was with a group of friends in a restricted area. Lee County rescue crews found him near the overpass on Forrester Parkway off Highway 19.

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