Body found identified as man missing after crash in McCracken Co., KY

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - A body found under the Brookport Bridge has been identified as a man missing after a single vehicle crash on the Brookport Bridge, according to the McCracken County Sheriff's Department.

On October 19 the department received a call around midnight. Officials learned that the vehicle was occupied by a man and woman as they traveled back to Kentucky.

The woman was seen walking on the bridge toward Kentucky. Two witnesses reported that they heard a loud splash in the river shortly after the collision occurred.

Watercraft search crews looked for Jessie Inman, of Paducah, on the Ohio River and the surrounding area.

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