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ST. TAMMANYPARISH, La. -- A sailboat accident claimed the life of a 22-year-old man Friday evening.

According to the St. Tammany Sheriff's Office, a small sailboat flipped over in Lake Pontchartrain near the mouth of Tchefuncte River around 5 p.m.

Around 8:30 p.m., St. Tammany Sheriff's Office confirmed a body had been found, and it was later identified as Darrel Brown from Covington.

Another person who was thrown for the boat was rescued, said the sheriff's office.

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