Body recovered from Dam 52 in Brookport, IL


Executive Producer - Josh Morgan

Authorities from multiple local agencies have recovered a body from Dam 52 in Brookport, Illinois.

McCracken County Emergency Management officials tell us it was the body of a man, but the identity of the man has not yet been determined.

The call came in around 9:45 this morning to the McCracken County Sheriff's office, from someone at the dam site.

The McCracken County Sheriff, coroner, emergency management, and fish and wildlife officials, all responded to the site to aid in the recovery of the body.

The incident is still under investigation, and we will continue to follow this breaking story throughout the day.