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Springfield Man Drowns In Old Hickory Lake

Springfield Man Drowns In Old Hickory Lake

CREATED Apr 27, 2014

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. – A 34-year-old man from Springfield drowned early Sunday morning at a marina on Old Hickory Lake.

Officials with the Hendersonville Fire Department said the incident happened just after 3 a.m. at Creekwood Marina, located on Sanders Ferry Road in Hendersonville.

The victim’s identity has not yet been released.

The man and two other friends were reportedly leaving the marina, when he somehow fell into the lake. First responders were able to retrieve him from the water but he could not be revived.

It was not immediately known if alcohol was a factor in the incident. Authorities said the drowning is not being investigated as suspicious.