HOLLYWOOD, Md. (AP) — A teenager and an adult relative drowned while fishing in a Maryland river on Monday, according to state Natural Resources Police.
The 37-year-old man and the 15-year-old boy walked into the Patuxent River near Greenwell State Park’s kayak launch and may have dropped from an offshore ledge, the agency said.READ MORE: 18-Year-Old Charged With Attempted Murder In Southern Baltimore Shooting
The relatives were found at around noon Monday.READ MORE: Maryland Weather: Muggy With Storms Likely Later On
They were pulled out of the river in St. Mary’s County, but could not be revived, according to Natural Resources Police spokeswoman Lauren Moses.
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