16-year-old drowns in Blue River

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Posted on June 19, 2013 at 12:53 AM

Updated Wednesday, Jun 19 at 1:01 AM

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- A 16-year-old is dead after drowning in the Blue River in Milltown, Indiana in Crawford County.

Conservation officers say the victim was swimming with a friend when the teen was pulled under by swift currents.

The other teen tried to help, but was unsuccessful.

The victim was swept downstream and was found by someone walking along the road near the river.

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