Name released: Kansas teen dies in tubing accident in Centralia

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The Nemaha County Sheriff identifies teh victim as Nicholas Frazier of Centralia.


CENTRALIA, Kan. (AP) — The Nemaha County sheriff says a 14-year-old boy died after an accident at Centralia City Lake.

The sheriff says in a news release that the teen was riding a tube being pulled by a boat Monday evening when he was thrown from the tube.

The teenager, whose name is not being released, was later pronounced dead at the Nemaha Valley Community Hospital.

An investigation is continuing but the sheriff says foul play is not suspected.

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