A man died after drowning in Percy Priest Lake on Sunday, June 30. The victim has been identified as David Malone, 28. The incident occurred in the area of Four Corners Marina in La Vergne.
Malone, who was not a strong swimmer, was climbing into a pontoon boat when he fell back into the water and went under. His friends say he never resurfaced after falling in. He was not wearing a life jacket. Alcohol was not a factor in the accident.