Missing man's body found in Little Pigeon River

Published: Sep. 1, 2019 at 9:17 PM EDT
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Multiple agencies were looking for a man who was believed to had drowned in the Little Pigeon River Sunday around 7 p.m.

A spokesperson with the Sevierville Police Department said they found a man's body inside the river around 9 p.m. Witnesses told police the man jumped into the river.

Officials are ruling the incident as an accidental drowning.

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