Shelby County, KY Drowning, Jul 1986

From the Courier Journal newspaper, Louisville, KY
Dated Minday 21 July 1986

Bagdad man drowns in lake in Shelby(County, KY)

Benjamin Leroy Murray, 25, Bagdad, dworned yesterday afternoon in Trailwood Lakes in northeast Shelby County. (KY)

Shelby County Coroner Tommy Sampson said Murray reportedly was swimming between the shore and a concrete drain structure in the lake when he went under and failed to resurface.

The body was recovered by a diver, Jim Murphy of Bagdad, in about 15 feet of water, Sampson said.

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