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Names of drowning victims released


WAUSAU (WAOW) -- The Wausau Police Department releases the names of the two men who drowned in the Wisconsin River after jumping from a bridge.

Michael A. Lewis, 34 and Anthony D. Sutton, 37 both lived in Wausau.

The call for help came in around 4:00 PM, Wednesday.  It took divers about two hours to find the men.

Based on witness reports, all the men had been drinking alcohol before jumping from the railroad bridge.

Jumping from the bridge is prohibited.

Online Reporter:  Cami Mountain

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