Woman Dies in Local Swimming Accident

A 28 year old woman has drowned in Butler County.

The sheriff's office says Amanda J. Mills was intoxicated when she tried to swim across Four Mile Creek Saturday afternoon.

Witnesses say she struggled and went under.

The New Miami Fire Department,   St.  Clair Life Squad,  and Butler Sheriff's Office Marine Patrol rushed to the scene.

The body was found floating under the Sipps Lane Bridge.

An investigation is underway.