Coroner's Office called to Lake Hartwell after body of man throw - FOX Carolina 21

Coroner's Office called to Lake Hartwell after body of man thrown from boat Sunday recovered

Posted: Updated:
Lake Hartwell. (7/1017 FOX Carolina) Lake Hartwell. (7/1017 FOX Carolina)

The Anderson County coroner confirmed the agency was dispatched to Lake Hartwell on Wednesday.

Just before 12:45 p.m., the coroner was en route to the lake.

Authorities were staging at Broyles Recreation Area in Townville.

Shortly before 2:30 p.m., the Anderson Technical Rescue Team confirmed, a body had been recovered from the lake in about 130 feet of water.

The body was identified as that of 26-year-old Martin Acevedo from Anderson, who had been reported missing on Sunday after being thrown from a boat on Lake Hartwell.

Officials: Body of Anderson man thrown from boat on Lake Hartwell recovered

Stay with FOX Carolina for updates on this developing story.

MORE NEWS: Mother who reported her baby abducted named primary suspect in child's death

Copyright 2018 FOX Carolina (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly
Fox Carolina
Powered by WorldNow CNN
All content © 2018, WHNS; Greenville, SC. (A Meredith Corporation Station) . All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.