Longview Lake drowning victim identified

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JACKSON COUNTY, Mo. — The Missouri State Highway Patrol has identified the man who drown at Longview Lake Wednesday night as 31-year-old Jeremy M. Parker of Grandview, Mo.

Emergency responders were dispatched to the lake around 8:30 p.m. after two swimmers reportedly jumped off of dock and one failed to resurface. The Kansas City Fire Department recovered Parker’s body around 10 p.m., about 20 feet from the shore, according to James Garrett with KCFD.

Watch our initial report from FOX 4’s Gia Vang:

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