Officials confirm drowning at Thousand Acre Lake in Carroll County

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CARROLL Co. Tenn.,- The Carroll County Sheriff's Dept confirms a young man drowned this morning at the Thousand Acre Lake.

Deputies say the 27-year-old was swimming in the water. Witnesses told investigators the man went under and never resurfaced.

Investigators say first responders were able to locate the victim's body within an hour. Right now officials are not releasing the name of the victim.

WBBJ has a crew working on this story and will have updates as they become available.

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