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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Lake Claims Victims

UNION, South Carolina () -- A family and friends visiting the spot where Susan Smith drowned her two little boys met with tragedy themselves when their vehicle rolled into John D. Long Lake.


Three adults and four children drowned.


Five of the victims were from one family -- parents and their three children. The accident happened late Saturday, when five people were trapped in a truck that rolled into the lake, officials said. Two others drowned trying to save them.