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Boy's Body Recovered From Creek In Far NE OKC

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The body of a 13-year-old boy has been recovered from a creek Friday afternoon in far northeast Oklahoma City. 

The incident happened around 11:20 a.m. in the 17900 block of N Choctaw Road near Arcadia, Oklahoma City firefighters said.

Fire crews shut down Choctaw Road between NE 178 and Highway 66 as they worked the water rescue.

Firefighters said the boy was playing near a creek with friends when one of them lost a shoe. 

Fire officials were told the child could not swim. 

The dive team recovered the boy's body about 1:50 p.m. He has not been identified. 

Stay with News 9 and for more information as it becomes available.

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