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Drowning Reported At Alum Creek State Park

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DELAWARE COUNTY, Ohio -

The Delaware County Sheriff's Office says a Cincinnati man died in an apparent drowning incident at Alum Creek State Park, in Delaware County, on Sunday.

According to the sheriff's office, the 44-year-old man was at the beach at Alum Creek State Park with his fiancée Sunday afternoon. After having something to eat, the man went back into the water. After about 15 minutes, the man's fiancée reported that she could not find him.

A short time later, several people in the water found the man's body and brought it to shore, according to deputies.

Deputies attempted CPR and used an automatic defibrillator in an attempt to revive the man.

The man was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead.

According to the sheriff's office, the man had no known medical conditions and there was no evidence of drugs or alcohol.

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