Man drowns in Fort Gibson Lake
Posted on Thursday, July 8th, 2021 at 1:55 pm
FORT GIBSON LAKE, OK – Troopers have recovered the body of an elderly man who drowned Sunday morning, reports News 9.
Ernie Lemon Jr., 84, informed his family he was going to get a paddleboat in the Hickory Creek Cove area of the lake. That was the last time anybody saw him alive.
His body was recovered by Highway Patrol. He was not wearing a life jacket. Troopers have not released the time and date of the body recovery.
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