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Burgess Falls Drowning Victim Identified

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SPARTA, Tenn. – The body of a 22-year-old man was recovered at Burgess Falls State Park after being found in a watering hold.

The victim was identified as Abdala Amsabil from Nashville. Officials said the incident happened around 1:30 p.m. Authorities said Amsabil was not wearing a lifevest.

Putnam County and White County emergency officials all responded to the scene.

No other details have been released.

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