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Fatigue May Be a Factor in Teen's Drowning

Fatigue May Be a Factor in Teen's Drowning

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(KSL News) Fatigue may have played a factor in a 17-year-old boy's drowning at Bear Lake.

Seth Fraughton of Centerville was swimming with friends yesterday when he slipped under the water. He was about 200 yards off shore.

Before he drowned, he told a friend he was tired. The friend tried to get help, but they couldn't reach Fraughton in time.

Fraughton was the starting running back a Viewmont High School and was about to start his senior year.

Officials are still awaiting the results of an autopsy to determine the cause of death.

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