Crews find drowning victim in suburban Kansas City lake

2 years 1 month 13 hours ago Monday, June 19 2017 Jun 19, 2017 Monday, June 19, 2017 12:21:00 PM CDT June 19, 2017 in News
By: The Associated Press

LEE'S SUMMIT (AP) — Crews have recovered the body of a 50-year-old man from a suburban Kansas City lake where he drowned while boating with family.

Jackson County Sheriff Mike Sharp says the man began struggling Sunday after jumping off a pontoon boat into Lake Jacomo. The Kansas City man then disappeared under the water and didn't resurface.

WDAF-TV reports that the Lee's Summit Underwater Recover Team found the man's body at 11:20 p.m. Sunday. His name wasn't immediately released.

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