Drowning Victim's Body Recovered In Osage County Lake

Tuesday, August 18th 2009, 12:24 pm
By: News On 6


FAIRFAX, OK -- Osage County authorities have recovered the body of a drowning victim near Fairfax. 

Osage County Sheriff's Office and the Oklahoma Highway Patrol began searching Fairfax Lake in Osage County late Monday afternoon. 

OHP troopers say 38-year-old Marvin Brandt was swimming in the lake, went underwater and did not resurface.  Brandt's body was recovered at 10 a.m. Tuesday.

The body has been taken to the state Medical Examiner's office.