SLIDESHOW: Deadly flash flood at swimming hole near Payson

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(Source: Amy Lloyd) (Source: Amy Lloyd)

A flash flood swept through a swimming hole near Payson Saturday afternoon and killed members of a family.

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According to GCSO, deputies responded to a search and rescue call around 3 p.m. Saturday after heavy rains caused flash flooding in the area.

The deaths include at least one child. Four people rescued by helicopter Saturday were taken to the hospital for hypothermia.

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