Crews recover body of missing boater in Lake Norman

A desperate search has been going on for several hours after a boater went into the water in Iredell County.

IREDELL COUNTY, N.C. -- Emergency crews said they recovered the body of a missing boater in Lake Norman Tuesday morning. 

According to North Carolina Wildlife officials, the body of a 28-year-old man was found Tuesday. Emergency personnel responded to a call of a possible drowning around 6 p.m. on August 6 near Queens Landing in Mooresville. 

Deputies were told the man, who has not been identified, jumped into the lake but never resurfaced. Officials told NBC Charlotte's crew on the scene that it is unclear if he was wearing a life jacket or if alcohol was involved.

 

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