Authorities in North Carolina say the body of an Oak Forest man was found in a popular swimming spot at Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
The man has been identified as 25-year-old Yogesh Patel.
A spokesperson for the Great Smoky Mountains National Park says Patel was with his family on Monday at a swimming spot called Midnight Hole. Patel was walking on a log on the edge of the swimming spot and slipped and fell.
People tried to rescue him. Authorities say Patel’s body was found Tuesday afternoon in 18 feet of water.