Drowning victim's body recovered in Tellico Lake

Drowning victim's body recovered in Tellico Lake

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Recovery efforts resumed Sunday morning on Tellico Lake. Recovery efforts resumed Sunday morning on Tellico Lake.

GREENBACK (WATE) – The body of a 23-year-old man was recovered Sunday morning after he drowned in Tellico Lake.

A search for the man resumed Sunday morning after a possible drowning was first reported Saturday night.

Greenback firefighters were called to the Bluffs after receiving a report a man had jumped from a cliff into the lake and didn't resurface.

The man's name has not been released. His body was found at 11 a.m.

 

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