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Man drowns in Tomahawk


TOMAHAWK (WAOW) --  The Lincoln County Sheriff's Department reports a man drowned in Lake Mohawksin in Tomahawk Wednesday.

Officials said a father and son were camping, and their boat drifted away. They say the man jumped in after it and drowned. Officials said a boater nearby called police.

Police say the man was in his 50's, and his son is 16. Newsline 9 was told the family is from south eastern WI. The son was taken to the hospital to wait for his relatives and be taken away from the scene.

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