UPDATE: Officials recover body of man in Campbellsville

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CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. (WBKO) - UPDATE: Taylor County Officials recovered the body of 64-year-old John Switser of Lebanon, Kentucky on Wednesday from the Green River Lake.

Authorities say Switser was the only occupant in a single boat accident.

Officials say they responded to a boat going in circles, without a driver, around 11am on Wednesday.

An Autopsy will be performed in Louisville by the State Medical Examiner.


UPDATE: Kentucky Fish and Wildlife say a body has been recovered from Green River Lake.

No further details were immediately available.


Several agencies are working a possible drowning on Green River Lake in Campbellsville.

Campbellsville Fire-Rescue said the received a 9-1-1 call Wednesday about a boat circling the lake with no driver.

KY Fish and Wildlife, along with Taylor County Sheriff's Office and the Kentucky State Police were set up in the Smith Ridge area of the lake.

Fish and Wildlife are in charge of the investigation.

No information on a possible victim has been released.

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