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Lake Powell divers find victim of drowning

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Divers on Saturday recovered the body of a Canadian woman who drowned in Lake Powell after falling from an air mattress.

Killed was:Jennifer Wong, 22, Winnipeg.

Wong disappeared at 6:30 p.m. Friday while swimming and boating with a group in the Warm Creek area of the lake. Eyewitnesses said she fell into the water and never resurfaced.

Divers found her body at 10 a.m. Saturday in about 30 feet of water. A National Park Service spokeswoman said Wong was not wearing a personal flotation device and was reportedly not a good swimmer. The drowning is being investigated by the Kane County Sheriff's Office.