SC man drowns in Lake Hartwell

WALHALLA, S.C. (AP) - A South Carolina man has drowned while swimming in Lake Hartwell.

Oconee County Coroner Karl Addis said Monday that 21-year-old Reginald Davis of Seneca drowned while swimming in about 12 feet of water in a cove on the lake.

Rescue workers were called to the lake about 6 p.m. Sunday and found Davis about a half hour later. He was taken to Oconee Medical Center where he was pronounced dead about 7:30 p.m.

The Natural Resources Department is investigating.

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