The body of a drowning victim was recovered late Sunday night from the lake at Hillsdale State Park in Miami County.
The Miami County Sheriff’s Office identified the victim as 20-year-old Osvaldo Nievez-Quesada of Kansas City, Kan.
Sheriff’s deputies weres called about 7:20 p.m. Sunday to the Jayhawk swimming beach on a reported drowning.
Witnesses told deputies that a young man was in a designated swimming area when he appeared to be having difficulty before disappearing under the water.
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Searchers from several different agencies looked for several hours before finding the victim in about nine feet of water, 20 yards from the shore.
Tony Rizzo, email@example.com