Rescuers Looking For Missing Swimmers At NC Lake

Rescue workers are searching Lake Norman in North Carolina for two people who went under while swimming off a boat and did not resurface.

Mecklenburg EMS deputy director Jeff Keith said in a news release that four people had gone in swimming off the boat Sunday in a main channel of the lake northwest of Charlotte.

The Charlotte Observer reported that scanner traffic indicated the missing were a teenager and a younger child. Officials would not confirm their ages.


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  • by Anonymous on Jul 20, 2010 at 06:31 PM
    I've never heard of 2 people drowning at the same time like that, right beside a boat.... I'm calling foul play!
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