Man drowns at Percy Priest lake Sunday

(Graphic: WKRN)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Officials have identified a 44-year-old man who drowned in Percy Priest lake Sunday afternoon.

Gregg Gleaves of Antioch was climbing up the back of a boat when he fell off of the swim platform at 5 p.m., according to the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency.

Officials said it did nor appear that he had hit anything as he went into the water but he did not resurface.

Metro police, TWRA, and the Office of Emergency Management began a search and located his body shortly after dark.


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