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Teen Drowns At Jordan Lake

Posted May 27, 2003 6:51 a.m. EDT

— The Memorial Day holiday turned tragic on Jordan Lake.

Gillermo Florez, 14, drowned at Seaforth Beach Monday.

Rescue crews pulled his body from the water around 6 p.m. and tried to revive him.

Florez was pronounced dead at UNC Hospitals.