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LAKE WACCAMAW, N.C. — Emergency crews recovered the body of 16-year-old Raven White from Lake Waccamaw Tuesday night.

White, who had been wakeboarding with friends, reportedly fell from the back of her boat and didn’t resurface, according to The News Reporter.

Authorities say the boat was traveling about 10 miles per hour when she fell.

The rescue report came in at about 7 p.m. and rescue crews were on the water by 8:30 p.m. White was found at 9:30 p.m.