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      17-Year-Old Drowns in Amherst County

      Amherst County, VA - The Amherst County Sheriff's Office is investigating a drowning that happened Thursday night.

      The public safety director says it happened around 10:15 p.m. at a swimming pool off River Jack Lane.

      The Amherst County Sheriff's Office, Amherst Police Department and Public Safety Department responded.

      Gary Roakes says a 17-year-old could not be saved.

      The victim's name has not been released.

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