NASHVILLE (WSMV) - One person has been recovered from Percy Priest Lake, according to NFD officials.  

Earlier in the day, someone called 911 and stated they heard someone yelling for help near Tear Drop Island on the lake.

The caller then told officials they found the person while on their boat, but saw them go underwater and haven't seen them since.

Nashville Fire has a boat rescue responding while crews are headed to a nearby campground to investigate. 

An investigation is ongoing and information on the victim will be released at a later time.

 

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Blake was born and raised in Central Ohio where he began working in TV broadcast in 2011 before moving into morning radio. Blake joined the WSMV team in October 2019. Any news stories and ideas can be sent directly to blake.summers@wsmv.com

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