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27-year-old man drowns at the Lake of the Ozarks

SUNRISE BEACH, Mo. (AP) - A 27-year-old man has drowned while swimming at the Lake of the Ozarks.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol identified the victim as Torrance Chatman of Osage Beach. He was in a boat Friday when he got out and began swimming toward a dock at the Welcher Hollow Cove. The patrol says he began experiencing difficulty and went under water.

His body was taken from the lake to a funeral home.

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