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Grandview man ID'd as drowning victim at Longview Lake

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KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -

Authorities have recovered the body of a swimmer that drowned at Longview Lake.

The drowning occurred as Jeremy M. Parker, 31, of Grandview, and another man jumped off the air intake tower into the water about 8:45 p.m. Wednesday, the Missouri Highway Patrol said.

Parker went under and did not resurface. The other man made it to shore.

Crews had a helicopter in the air and boats in the water searching, then recovered Parker's body about 10 p.m., 20 feet under at the edge of a dock.

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