Teen’s body pulled from Cumberland River

Thursday, June 10, 2010 at 1:59am
Staff reports

The body of an 18-year-old was pulled from the Cumberland River in west Nashville on Wednesday night, WTVF reported.

Police said the boy was swimming with friends at 8 p.m. near the Riverbend Apartments when he called for help and went under water.

Divers called in to search for the boy found his body about hour later. He was taken to the hospital, but police later confirmed that he had died.

The teen’s name has not been released.