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Hannibal man drowns

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MARION COUNTY, Mo. (WGEM) -

Missouri State Highway Patrol has reported that a Hannibal man drowned in Spencer Creek in Ralls County, Missouri Saturday.

Isaiah Vaughn, 20 drowned at approximately 5:15 p.m. on Saturday, according to Missouri Highway Patrol.

Deputies state that Vaughn was an inexperienced swimmer and began to go under the water. Witnesses attempted to rescue Vaughn but were unsuccessful.

Vaughn was transported by Ralls County Ambulance to Hannibal Regional Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The Marion County Sheriff's Department, Ralls County Sheriff's Department, Hannibal Fire Department, and New London Fire Department all responded the scene.

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