AN AMERICAN FORK BOY HAS DROWNED, AT HYRUM STATE PARK, IN CACHE COUNTY.

STATE PARKS OFFICIALS SAY TUCKER SMITH, 14, WAS SWIMMING -- WITH HIS FRIENDS AND COUSINS -- ABOUT 7:30 WEDNESDAY NIGHT, WHEN THE GROUP DECIDED TO CROSS THE RESERVOIR.

THEY SAY SMITH BEGAN TO STRUGGLE -- WHEN HE WAS ABOUT 20 FEET FROM SHORE -- AND WENT UNDER.

TUCKER'S FRIENDS TRIED TO HELP HIM, BUT COULD NOT.

A STATE DIVE TEAM RECOVERED HIS BODY, ABOUT TWO HOURS LATER.