Coroner IDs teen who died after accident on Lake Cascade

A file photo of Lake Cascade taken from Tamarack Resort, near Donnelly, Idaho

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Posted on July 29, 2013 at 11:58 AM

Updated Tuesday, Jul 30 at 11:21 AM

BOISE -- Authorities have identified the 15-year-old Meridian girl who died following a water accident on Lake Cascade last Thursday.

Evonne Thuc Nghy Tran passed away at 1:55 a.m. Friday morning at Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise, according to Ada County Coroner Erwin L. Sonnenberg

Tran's death has been ruled an accident. The cause is listed as drowning.

Valley County Sheriff's Deputies say Tran was participating in a cross country running camp when she disappeared underwater.

The girl was reportedly underwater for about ten minutes before her classmates and bystanders at the camp were able to pull her out.

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