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By Michael Hasch
Monday, June 9, 2014, 10:09 p.m.

A man from Ohio died in what police are calling an “accidental drowning” Monday evening in Lawrence County.

Aaron Mahdee, 20, of Youngstown, died shortly before 8 p.m. in a private quarry off Eric Drive in Mahoning, township police Officer Nathaniel H. Brooks said.

The quarry is located near the community of Hillsvale, west of New Castle, emergency dispatchers said.

The Lawrence County coroner is assisting township police with the investigation.

Michael Hasch is a staff writer for Trib Total Media. He can be reached at 412-320-7820 or at

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