Traverse City Record-Eagle

Archive: Sunday

June 2, 2013

Twin Lakes Park tragedies

Owen Williamson's drowning death Friday is the third at Grand Traverse County's Twin Lakes Park in recent years. Others include:

•Nicholas Lawrence Wayne Cooper, 17, of Maple City, drowned in 2010 attempting to swim from a beach to another shore. He attended Glen Lake Community Schools, as well as Suttons Bay High School and Traverse City West Senior High School.

•Daniel Edward Doherty, 19, of Traverse city drowned in 2011 while searching for rocks in the lake. He graduated from Traverse City West Senior High School.

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