Emergency crews investigate drowning on Percy Priest Lake - WSMV Channel 4

Emergency crews investigate drowning on Percy Priest Lake

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A man swimming with friends went underwater in Percy Priest Lake near the Seven Points Recreation Area and did not resurface Saturday morning.

Police dispatchers said the call went out for a water rescue just after 10:30 a.m. at the recreation area on Stewarts Ferry Pike.

Divers and search crews using poles looked for the man, who has not yet been identified by authorities.

The victim's family said he had come to visit them from outside the country.

Stay tuned to Channel 4 News and WSMV.com for the latest on this breaking story.

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