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Posted on July 4, 2013 at 4:58 AM
Updated Thursday, Jul 4 at 5:00 AM
Elijah Spratt was a strong swimmer, having spent plenty of time on local lakes and rivers. His parents say he always wore his life vest. But on Sunday when he needed it, Elijah wasn't wearing a vest and was swept under by the Stillaguamish River.