Body recovered on Old Hickory Lake in Hendersonville

Body recovered on Old Hickory Lake in Hendersonville

July 4th, 2014 by The Tennessean in Local - Breaking News

A possible drowning was reported on Old Hickory Lake in Sumner County on Friday afternoon. (Photo: Courtesy Jeremy Flax )

Photo by Associated Press/Times Free Press.

Authorities have recovered a body on Old Hickory Lake in Sumner County on Friday afternoon.

An unidentified male was recovered by authorities just after 4 p.m., said Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency spokesman Doug Markham.

Preliminary information indicates the male was on a floating device when he tried to move onto a personal watercraft and was struck by it, Markham said.

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