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Man drowns on Isle of Palms after saving his nephew

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Police say a man vacationing with his family drowned Sunday on the Isle of Palms.

According to authorities 45-year-old John Palmer drowned near Front Beach after saving his 17-year-old nephew.

Palmer, from Lexington, Kentucky, was pulled under water after rescuing his nephew.

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