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Body of missing swimmer recovered from Lake Eufaula

Missing swimmer's body recovered from Lake Eufaula (KTUL)

MCINTOSH COUNTY, Okla. (KTUL) -- The body of a swimmer who went missing Sunday afternoon on Lake Eufaula was recovered Monday morning.

According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, 24-year-old Casey J. Reilly was swimming away from shore around 2:40 p.m. Sunday at Eufaula Cove when he went under water about 150 feet out and never resurfaced.

OHP said Sunday Reilly, of Temecula, Calif., was with a group of people and two women went looking for him before authorities arrived. They said he was intoxicated.

Reilly's body was recovered at 7:40 Monday morning in 7 feet of water using dragging operations and side scan.

OHP says Reilly was not using a personal flotation device.

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