Teen Missing, Believed to Have Drowned in Campbellsville Lake

Jul 17, 2017

Green River Lake in Campbellsville, Ky.
Credit Campbellsville.com

Authorities are searching for a teen believed to have drowned in a Kentucky lake.

Local news outlets report Lt. Jeremy McQueary with Kentucky Fish & Wildlife said authorities were called Sunday afternoon. An 18-year-old man is believed to have gone underwater at Green River Lake and never resurfaced.

Rescue and recovery efforts were ongoing as of late Sunday night. Representatives from Kentucky Fish & Wildlife, the Army Corps of Engineers and a search and rescue dive team from Taylor County were all on scene.

Kentucky Fish & Wildlife is investigating the incident. The missing teen has not been identified.