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Body recovered from water-filled gravel pit

Body of 26-year-old Fargo man recovered from water-filled gravel pit near Felton

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By Wendy Reuer / Forum News Service

FELTON, Minn. – Rescue crews recovered the body of a 26-year-old Fargo man believed to have drowned Thursday night while swimming illegally in a water-filled gravel pit near here.

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Clay County Sheriff Bill Bergquist said the body of the man was recovered about 9 p.m.

Bergquist said the man was swimming with about five friends in the southeast corner of the gravel pit when he disappeared under the water.

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