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Man drowns at Center Hill Lake in DeKalb County

SMITHVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

Authorities have identified the victim who drowned in Center Hill Lake in DeKalb County on Saturday.

The TWRA said Stephen R. Morris, 57, of Collierville, TN, died when he fell out of his personal watercraft that was tied to a house boat on the lake.

Witnesses said Morris failed to resurface after falling into the lake. Officials began the search for Morris just after 4 p.m.

Morris' death is still under investigation.

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