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Rescuers called to Evangola State Park for the apparent drowning of a man Saturday evening recovered the victim, who had disappeared in Lake Erie shortly before 8 p.m., according to Evans Town Police.

The man, who was swimming near the bathhouses, authorities said, was taken by ambulance to Lakeshore Hospital. The victim’s identity was not released. Evans and New York State Parks police were assisted by the Erie County Sheriff’s Office.