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Chapin woman drowns in Lake Murray

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Lexington County deputies located the body of a 52-year-old Chapin woman early Friday morning in Lake Murray.

According to the Lexington County Coroner's Office, the woman, Lynn S. Clary was swimming with another person near a floating dock around 1 a.m. when she failed to surface.

Clary's body was recovered around 6:20 a.m. when the Sheriff's Department's Dive Team found her 8 to 10 feet north of the dock in 12 feet of water.

Clary's autopsy says she died from freshwater drowning.

The Sheriff's Department and the Coroner's Office continue to investigate.

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