published Monday, August 26th, 2013

Man's body recovered from Tellico Lake after jump

LENOIR CITY, Tenn. — Authorities say a young man jumped off a bluff into Tellico Lake and didn't resurface.

Searchers found the body of the 23-year-old man on Sunday. WVLT-TV reported emergency dispatchers received a call just before 9 p.m. Saturday, saying the man had jumped and had not been seen since.

The Greenback Fire Department said searchers found the victim's body at about 11:30 a.m. Sunday.

His name wasn't immediately released.

about Associated Press...

The Associated Press

Other National Articles

videos »         

photos »         

e-edition »


Find a Business

400 East 11th St., Chattanooga, TN 37403
General Information (423) 756-6900
Copyright, Permissions, Terms & Conditions, Privacy Policy, Ethics policy - Copyright ©2014, Chattanooga Publishing Company, Inc. All rights reserved.
This document may not be reprinted without the express written permission of Chattanooga Publishing Company, Inc.