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UPDATE: Funeral Arrangements Made for Teen Drowning Victim in Lebanon
Updated: Tuesday, July 15 2014, 08:25 AM CDT
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UPDATE: Kent Foster has been identified as the victim in the drowning on Old Hickory Lake Monday morning. He is a 2014 graduate of Watertown High School. His funeral is Friday at 2 p.m. at the Watertown First Baptist Church. Visitation is Thursday from 2-8 p.m.
LEBANON, Tenn. -- A teenager drowned this morning while swimming in a cove on Old Hickory Lake in Lebanon.
The Wilson County Sheriff's Department confirms the death of a 17-year-old male in a diving accident after responders were called to Misty Cove on Ramsey Road just after 12:30 a.m., when the teen never resurfaced. The body of the victim was recovered just before 2 a.m.
The victim's identity has not been released.
Sheriff Robert Bryan says a group of teenagers were just having a good time on a warm night before the tragic accident.
Marine 11 and the TWRA also responded to the scene.
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