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Bodies of two swimmers recovered at Hocking Hills State Park Staff




HOCKING COUNTY, Ohio — The bodies of two swimmers were recovered Sunday from Rose Lake at Hocking Hills State Park, according to reports.

WCMH Channel 24 reported that the two men were last seen using the rope swing in Rose Lake. One of the men began to struggle after swinging into the lake.

That’s when the second victim jumped in and tried to help him, but both men drowned, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources.

The identities of the victims have not been released.

No other details were provided as of Sunday evening.

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