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Man dies after boy pulls him from Guyandotte River

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LOGAN, W.Va. (AP) -- A man is dead after he was pulled from the Guyandotte River by a 12-year-old boy.

Media outlets report that the victim was swimming in the river in Logan when he went under the water.

The boy pulled him to the riverbank. The victim later died at Logan General Hospital.

The victim's name hasn't been released.

The accident occurred around 5:30 p.m. Monday.

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