Officials investigating drowning on Norris Lake

Family and friends are mourning the death of a Claiborne County, Tennessee man who drowned after jumping out of a boat.

The Claiborne Progress reports 42 year old Scott William Hatfield of Tazewell was found in Norris Lake late Monday night.

Officials say Hatfield jumped from the boat about 10:30 that night near the Lone Mountain Boat dock.

An autopsy is pending.

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