HARDIN COUNTY, Tenn. (WTVA) - First responders recovered the body of a missing boater who is from Tishomingo County.
Jeffery Dilworth, 56, of Rienzi, had not been seen since a Wednesday morning boating accident in the Pickwick area of southern Tennessee.
Dilworth’s body was recovered late Thursday morning, according to WBBJ-TV in Jackson, Tennessee.
Officials said Dilworth was fishing alone on a 16-foot aluminum Jon boat, and it is believed water swamped his boat near the spill gates at Pickwick Dam.
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