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Drowning reported at South Wastewater Treatment Plant

Source: Scottie Hunter Source: Scottie Hunter
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating a drowning at a water treatment plant in Baton Rouge. 

Deputies received a call at 1:30 about worker who drowned at the South Wastewater Treatment Plant in the 2800 block of Gardere Lane. 

According to officials, the man was riding on an ATV type vehicle when he fell off into the water.

The East Baton Rouge Coroner's Office has been called to the scene. 

The incident is currently under investigation. 

We will continue to update this story as more information becomes available. 

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