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January 20, 2018

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Man dies after jumping from cliff at Lake Mead

A 28-year-old Las Vegas man died Saturday after jumping off a cliff into Lake Mead, according to the National Park Service.

The incident happened about 1 p.m. near Wishing Well Cove, officials said.

The man, Jared Jarvis, was pulled from the water by friends and taken to Hemenway Harbor, where he was pronounced dead at 1:30 p.m., officials said. The incident is under investigation, officials said.

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