MURPHYSBORO, IL (KFVS) - A Murphysboro man has died after apparently drowning in a Jackson County lake.
The Jackson County Sheriff's Department received a call on Saturday afternoon concerning an adult missing near Carbon Lake in Murphysboro.
The reporting party said Duane Grammer, 49, of Murphysboro, was last seen Friday evening at approximately 11:30 p.m. swimming in Carbon Lake.
Jackson County officials reported to the scene.
A search of the water and surrounding area was conducted, and officials found Grammer in the lake.
The preliminary cause of death is accidental drowning, but an autopsy is pending.