Two drown after boat capsizes in Claiborne County

Two drown after boat capsizes in Claiborne County
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CLAIBORNE COUNTY, Miss. (WLBT) - Two people have drowned during a fishing trip in Clairborne County.

Claiborne County Sheriff Edward Goods said that the two were fishing at the Ark which is about four miles south of the Port Gibson city limits off U.S. Highway 61.

Their boat capsized and a call came in to first responders around 4:17 p.m.

Goods said that Mississippi Department of Wildlife and Fisheries recovered the victims.

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