Chickamauga Lake drowning victim’s body recovered

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – Chattanooga Police say the body of a drowned man was found after midnight on Chickamauga Lake.

They had been searching for several hours after being called to 5500 Lake Resort Drive, near the dam.

Multiple witnesses reported that their friend was struggling to swim when he went under water and never came back up.

County and Fire Department marine and diver units began the search.

They recovered the body around 12:30 AM.

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