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Authorities: Man, 55, drowns in Massachusetts pond

May 31, 2016

CHESTERFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say a 55-year-old man has died while swimming in a Chesterfield pond over the weekend.

Emergency crews arrived at Damon Pond at around 6 p.m. Sunday.

The Northwestern district attorney’s office says Rafael Collazo of Northampton’s Florence section was swimming toward a dock in the pond but never reached it.

Fire officials say Collazo’s body was recovered about 50 to 70 feet from shore.

No foul play is suspected.

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