Teen, 17, drowns in southern Ill.'s C...

Teen, 17, drowns in southern Ill.'s Carlyle Lake while trying to re...

There are 3 comments on the Fox2Now story from May 24, 2010, titled Teen, 17, drowns in southern Ill.'s Carlyle Lake while trying to re.... In it, Fox2Now reports that:

Authorities say a teenager drowned in a southern Illinois lake while trying to rescue someone who dove into the water from their boat to retrieve a hat.

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RIP Allan Horstmann

Belleville, IL

#1 May 24, 2010
Group on facebook to remember him
Ah Ha

Irving, TX

#2 May 25, 2010
Very Sad, Wish this story gave more details. I don't understand why they struggled unless they couldn't swim? Carlye doesn't have any strong currents that I know of? Were any of them wearing life vests?
Twiggy

Dwight, IL

#3 May 25, 2010
Ah Ha wrote:
Very Sad, Wish this story gave more details. I don't understand why they struggled unless they couldn't swim? Carlye doesn't have any strong currents that I know of? Were any of them wearing life vests?
I read on QCOnline where he may have drowned because of a seizure.

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