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One person dead after drowning in Millard County

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MILLARD COUNTY, Utah (News4Utah) – One person is dead after a drowning at the Meadow Hot Pots on Friday evening.

According to a Facebook post from the Millard County Sheriff’s Office, 49-year-old Shane Stewart died after diving toward the bottom of one of the deeper pools.

Witnesses report they saw Stewart dive toward the bottom but he never resurfaced. Local SCUBA divers responded and were able to pull Stewart’s body from the water.

Several rescue efforts were utilized but Stewart was pronounced dead at the scene. 

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