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Woman found in Beltzville Lake on July 5 dies

Published July 16. 2014 01:45PM

A Philadelphia woman, who was found unresponsive in the swimming area of Beltzville State Park earlier this month, has died. According to

Lehigh County coroner Scott M. Grim, the woman, identified as Non Sa, 32, of Philadelphia, died at 3:45 p.m., Tuesday, July 15, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest campus.

An autopsy was performed today and Grim determined the cause of death was attributed to complications of drowning.

The drowning incident occurred just before 7 p.m., on Saturday, July 5, at the lake, located in Franklin Township, Carbon County.

At the time, Sa was found unresponsive in the water by the beach area. Medical crews were called to the scene for a potential drowning victim and took Sa by ambulance to a nearby hospital and then flown to Lehigh Valley Hospital.

Franklin Township firefighters and Lehighton emergency personnel assisted at the scene.

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