Vermilion County authorities searching for drowning victim

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HILLERY, Ill. (WAND) - Vermilion County authorities are searching for a drowning victim in unincorporated Hillery.

WAND's news partners at the Champaign News-Gazette are reporting that the Vermilion County Sheriff's Office's Underwater Search and Rescue Team responded to a strip mine pond Wednesday morning for a reported drowning.

WAND News has requested comment from the Vermilion County Sheriff's Office, and is awaiting a response.  Stay with WAND News for information as it becomes available.

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