Possible drowning reported in lake behind La Grange apartment building

Possible drowning reported in lake behind La Grange apartment building
Published: Jul. 14, 2015 at 2:31 PM EDT|Updated: Jul. 21, 2015 at 2:31 PM EDT
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LA GRANGE, KY (WAVE) - Authorities are working to learn more about the death of a man whose body was found in a small Oldham County lake.

The Ballardsville Fire Department responded to a report of a drowning Tuesday morning in La Grange. Discovery of the body was reported to Oldham County emergency officials at 9:11 a.m.

Emergency officials recovered the body of the victim, described only as a white man, from an area Green Valley Apartments off Lake View Avenue. Brad McKinney, the property owner, said he found the body.

Oldham County police said an autopsy will be performed to determine the exact cause of death.

The identity of the victim is not yet available.

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