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Man drowns in Sarine River

National News // July 1, 2019

A man has drowned in the Sarine River in canton Fribourg. Police say it’s a bathing accident.

pixabay Man drowns in Sarine River

Yesterday afternoon police were called when the man disappeared under the water near the Place des Grandes-Rames.

Divers found the body a few meters downstream from where the man was last seen. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The man has not been formally identified.

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