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Body recovered from Chickasha Lake

CHICKASHA, OK (KSWO)- The Caddo County Sheriff’s office has recovered the body of a drowning victim from Chickasha Lake in Caddo County. The victim has been identified as Nathan S. Williams, 19.

According to authorities, the victim was trying to swim out to a jet ski and was unable to make it. When he tried to return to shore, he went under and did not resurface.  

The original call went out around 7:00 p.m. Thursday night. The Dive Team located the body at that time, however, weather conditions kept crews from being able to retrieve it.

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