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Published: July 18, 2019


THE BODY OF A BOATER WHO WENT MISSING WEDNESDAY MORNING ON PICKWICK LAKE HAS BEEN RECOVERED.  ACCORDING TO A PRESS RELEASE, JEFFERY DILWORTH, 56, OF MISSISSIPPI, WAS FISHING IN A 16-FOOT ALUMINUM BOAT AROUND 11:20 WHEN IT BECAME SWAMPED WITH WATER AND CAPSIZED NEAR THE SPILL GATES AT PICKWICK DAM.  TWRA OFFICERS ALONG WITH TVA POLICE AND THE HARDIN COUNTY FIRE DEPARTMENT SEARCHED UNTIL DUSK ON WEDNESDAY AND RESUMED SEARCH EFFORTS THIS MORNING (THURSDAY).  DILWORTH WAS FOUND AROUND 10 AM AND IS BELIEVED TO THE ONLY PERSON IN THE BOAT AT THE TIME OF THE ACCIDENT.