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A body has been recovered from Fishtrap Lake in Pike County

Officials with the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife have confirmed that a body was recovered from Fishtrap Lake on Sunday. A call came in in the early hours of Sunday morning of a boating accident. After more than 11 hours of searching, officials recovered the body of 51 year old Tim Newsome of Shelbiana. Officials searched the lake from 4 am - just before 4 pm before locating the body. A bass tournament was in progress on the lake when the accident occurred. No further details have been released as the investigation is continuing.

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