Update: Body Recovered from Lake Norfork
Posted: Monday, January 14, 2013
Authorities are not yet releasing the identity of a man whose body was found in a car submerged in Lake Norfork over the weekend. After the Baxter County Sheriff's Department was notified of a vehicle in about 10 to 12 feet of water at the Calamity Beach boat launch area, the department's diver, Sergeant Lee Sanders, dove to check the vehicle and found the body of a man inside. Baxter County Sheriff John Montgomery said they are waiting on information confirming the victim's identity.
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The sheriff said the car is registered to a person from another county who was reported missing. Baxter County Sheriff John Montgomery on the status of the investigation into the death of a man whose body was found in a car submerged in Lake Norfork at Calamity Beach near Clarkridge.