Police: Utah tourist drowns in U.S. Virgin Islands

Published April 1, 2014 1:51 pm
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Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands • Authorities in the U.S. Virgin Islands say a 47-year-old tourist from Utah drowned amid rough seas.

Police said Tuesday that James Handley, of South Ogden, died near the island of St. Thomas.

Authorities said he was visiting Dorothea Beach with his fiancée when he drowned on Saturday. A high-surf advisory was in effect that day.

The Associated Press

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