Man drowns at Tarsney Lake in Jackson County; MSHP recovers body


KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Officials say a man in his 20s has drowned Friday night at Tarnsey Lake in eastern Jackson County.

Around 7:30 p.m., the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office requested assistance from the Missouri State Highway Patrol in recovering a missing swimmer.

Around 9 p.m. the highway patrol’s marine operations troopers, assisted by Jackson County deputies, recovered the man’s body.

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The man has not been identified at this time, and law enforcement have not released any information on how he drowned.

FOX4 has a crew at the scene and will update this story as we learn more.


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