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Abilene Man Drowns at Lake Ivie

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

An Abilene man drowns at Lake Ivie while trying to chase down his runaway boat.

We're told 47-year-old Destri Lyn Atchley's boat had blown away from the bank by strong winds early Monday morning.

Atchley tried to swim after the boat, but didn't make it and ended up drowning.

His body was recovered a few hours later.

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