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Appleton teen drowns in Jefferson Co. lake

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LAKE MILLS, Wis. (AP) -- Police say an Appleton teenager has drowned while swimming in a Jefferson County lake.

The Lake Mills Police Department says 17-year-old Tyler Baseman was swimming in Rock Lake Tuesday evening when he went under and never surfaced.

Authorities tell the State Journal (http://bit.ly/qrSa6d ) the teen's body was found several hours later.

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Information from: Wisconsin State Journal, http://www.madison.com/wsj

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