Man drowns while swimming with friends at Douglas Dam

Man drowns while swimming with friends at Douglas Dam

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Officials say four people were trying to cross the cove, when a man got halfway across and wasn't able to make it. Officials say four people were trying to cross the cove, when a man got halfway across and wasn't able to make it.

KODAK (WATE) - Sevier County officials say they have recovered the body of a man who drowned at Douglas Dam.

Sevier County Rescue Squad Chief says the search began around 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Officials say four people were trying to cross the cove, when a 20-year-old man got halfway across and wasn't able to make it.

The victim's identity has not yet been released.

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