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Marine, Future Firefighter Dies in South Yuba River
SACRAMENTO – A Marine veteran died Tuesday in the South Yuba River. FOX40 spoke with his family about the tragedy. "Life has changed forever. There's gonna be a hole in our hearts forever," said John Cotter, Christian's father. A hole that only his son, Christian Cotter, can fill. The 23-year-old Marine veteran died Tuesday, after getting stuck in some rocks while swimming in the South Yuba River.