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Man's body found in water at marina

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LOUISVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A Blount County man has drowned at Louisville Marina.

WVLT-TV (http://bit.ly/1fqbOWq)reports deputies were called to the marina Wednesday by friends and family looking for 48-year-old Jeffrey Lynn Smith, who was last seen Tuesday night on a boat at the location.

The Blount Special Operations Response Team was called out to help with the search and found Smith's body in about 8 feet of water near the dock.

Police say the drowning appears accidental.

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