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Apparent Drowning At Lake Mead

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(Las Vegas, NV) — A 49-year-old North Las Vegas man has apparently drowned at Lake Mead. The National Park Service says rangers were notified early yesterday morning the man went missing while trying to recover his fishing lure from the Temple Bar Marina area. Search and rescue crews recovered the body of Roderick Rayford several hours later on the Arizona side of the lake. Authorities say he was not wearing a personal flotation device. An investigation is underway.

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