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17-year-old drowns in Tracy City reservoir

Posted on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 9:51 pm

A 17-year-old boy has passed away after drowning in the reservoir  on Mountain View Lane in Tracy City.

The Herald contacted  Grundy County Sheriff Clint Shrum who reported the following:

“At approximately 6:30 p.m., a father and his two sons were fishing on the reservoir. Their boat flipped, and the father and one son made it to the shore. The second son did not make it to the shore and drowned.”

According to officials, they are currently in recovery mode until the body of the boy is found.

This is a developing story.