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UPDATE: Man identified in Marion Co. drowning

Man drowns in Marion County Man drowns in Marion County
MARION COUNTY, MS (WDAM) -

Authorities are investigating a drowning in Marion County.

According to Marion County Coroner Norma Williamson, a man drowned in Lake Columbia Friday afternoon after he fell out of a boat.

His body was recovered around 6:30 p.m.

Authorities have identified the man as Benny Yates, 62. 

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