Indian student drowns in lake in US
August 21, 2019 | 6:47 PM
by Times TV

A 27-year-old Indian student has drowned after jumping off from a recreation spot into the Crater Lake in the US state of Oregon.

Sumedh Mannar jumped off the "Jumping Rock" - a popular recreation spot at the lake - on Sunday and did not reach the surface.

Marsha McCabe, a spokesperson for Crater Lake National Park said, a graduate student at the Oregon State University, had jumped from was about 25 feet high.

The cliff was not a prohibited area for jumping, she said, adding that officials have not yet determined exactly why he drowned.

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