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A 16-year-old female drowned Thursday afternoon after she was swimming in 102 River in Barnard, Missouri.

Lindsey Allee of Maryville, Missouri, was not able to swim after entering a deep area of water when she went under and did not resurface from the river.

Allee was recovered by the Clarinda, Iowa, dive time at approximately 4 p.m. She was pronounced dead at the scene. Next of kin has been notified.

Bailey Ketcham can be reached at bailey.ketcham@newspressnow.com.