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Palo Alto man drowns in Utah's Lake Powell

Original post made on Aug 9, 2021

A man who drowned in Lake Powell in Utah on Thursday while rescuing his children from the water has been identified by the National Park Service as 49-year-old Palo Alto resident Phil Chiang.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, August 9, 2021, 8:56 AM

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Posted by dontliveinCA
a resident of another community
on Aug 9, 2021 at 10:55 am

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Posted by Neighbor
a resident of South of Midtown
on Aug 9, 2021 at 4:29 pm

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What a tragedy. Thinking about his family and so sorry for their loss.

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