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Six-Year-Old Boy Nearly Drowns In Jordan Lake

Posted May 14, 2005 5:51 a.m. EDT

— A 6-year-old boy is in the hospital after nearly drowning in Jordan Lake on Saturday afternoon.

Officials said the boy nearly drowned near the Parkers Creek beach in Chatham County.

They would not say how the boy ended up struggling under water.

As of Saturday night, the boy was being treated at UNC Hospitals.