A man dies after falling from a sailboat into Percy Brest Lake


Pensacola, Fl

A 73-year-old man died after falling from a sailboat into Percy Priest Lake.

Tennessee Wildlife Resources identified the victim as Jerry Miller of Clarksville.

TWRA said it happened near Hamilton Creek Marina.

According to TWRA, Mealer was reported to have fallen off a sail boat and found to be unresponsive. He was pulled from the lake and transported to TriStar Southern Hills Medical Center where he later died.

Investigators were conducting an autopsy to determine the cause of his death.


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