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Man drowns at Bark Camp Lake

Staff Report • Jun 16, 2013 at 5:06 PM

NORTON, Va. — Details were sketchy Saturday afternoon about a drowning at Bark Camp Lake.

Virginia State Police confirmed a VSP helicopter responded to the scene at about 4 p.m., but no other details were available.

Initial reports to the Times-News from sources near the scene indicated a man rode a horse down a boat ramp into the water, the horse buckled under him and they both drowned.

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