At least 1 person missing after boat capsizes in Tennessee lake

At least 1 person missing after boat capsizes in Tennessee lake

HARDIN CO., Tenn. — Crews are searching for at least one person after a boat capsized in Pickwick Lake in Hardin County.

Officials with the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency said the incident happened around 11:20 a.m. Wednesday near the spill gates at Pickwick Dam.

Authorities said it was an accident, and the boat with at least one occupant capsized near the spill gates.

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Crews with the Hardin County Fire Department, along with TWRA and TVA police are searching for the missing boater.

The incident is under investigation.

This is a developing story. Stay with FOX13 for the latest updates. 

BOATER MISSING ON THE TENNESSEE RIVER NEAR PICKWICK DAM HARDIN COUNTY, Tenn.--- Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency...

Posted by Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency on Wednesday, July 17, 2019