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Teen Dies After Swimming

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MILES CITY -

A teenage boy died after swimming in Spotted Eagle Recreation area in Custer County.

Miles City Police report the 14-year-old got tired while trying to swim to the island and went under the water sometime before 3 pm on Monday.

Several agencies responded. They were able to find the teen and brought him to shore.

Medical crews started CPR, and he was taken to Holy Rosary Healthcare.

Unfortunately, they were unable to revive him.

Authorities have not released the name as they are notifying the family.

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