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Man in his early 20s drowns at Kelley Point Park in N. Portland

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Portland Fire & Rescue responded to Kelley Point Park on a report of a possible drowning just before 6 p.m. Thursday.

PF&R said rescue efforts turned to recovery after a man in his early 20s drowned. 

Fox 12 spoke with the victims sister who said she, her brother and some friends were walking out onto the slough when he stepped off into about 10 feet of water and couldn't swim.

PF&R said after searching for 30 minutes they were able to locate the man's body. 

According to PF&R, he was not wearing a life jacket.

The name of the victim has not been released.

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