Teen drowns in Stark County lake

Teen drowns in Stark County lake

PLAIN TOWNSHIP, OH (WOIO) - Officials say a teen has drowned in a quarry lake in a housing development in Plain Township, Stark County.

The teen went missing in the water around 7:45 p.m. Thursday evening while swimming with a friend in what is known as Central Lake.

The friend was unable to help the victim and swap to call for help.

The Summit County Dive Team responded and searched the water until about 1 a.m. Friday morning trying to locate the victim.

They resumed Friday morning using sonar equipment.  They located his body around noon.

The teens name has not been released.

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