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Loveland teen dies at Lake Cumberland

Posted by Trina Edwards - email

LAKE CUMBERLAND, KY (FOX19) - A Loveland teen has died after drowning at Lake Cumberland.

The Russell County coroner says around 1 a.m. Saturday morning, Johnny Watkins, 17, was trying to step off a boat onto a dock when he fell into the water and never resurfaced.

Divers found Watkins' body in 30 feet of water.

The state medical examiner's office in Frankfort will perform an autopsy to determine his exact cause of death.

Watkins was a student at Kings High School.

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