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Man drowns in Lincoln County, Tenn.

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LINCOLN COUNTY, TN (WAFF) -

Police responded to a reported drowning in Lincoln County, Tennessee.

Sheriff's officials said it happened a little before 5 p.m. Sunday in Elk River near Hovis Bend Road.

Investigators said the man was fishing when somehow he ended up in the water.

The victim's name has not yet been released.

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