Man drowns in Jordan Lake

CHATHAM COUNTY

Chatham County crews spent hours on /*Jordan Lake*/ searching for the body of a 47-year-old man.

The unidentified man and a friend were on a boat when they decided to go swimming. A boater on the lake called authorities and reported someone in the water having trouble and that the person went under.

The victim was found in 15-foot water off the Poplar boat ramps around 1:30 p.m.

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