Body Recovered From Blackfoot Reservoir


0  Updated at 8:19 am, July 21st, 2014 By: Managing Editor
Share This Story


(SODA SPRINGS, ID) – The body of a Bear Lake County man was recovered from Blackfoot Reservoir Sunday morning. Twenty-eight-year-old Tyson Sims of Georgetown was found with a search plane shortly before 9 a.m. Sims was swimming with a friend on Thursday when their boat drifted away. His friend was able to make it back to shore and notified authorities that Sims had disappeared. Officials spent three days searching the 18,000-acre reservoir, but delayed the operation on Saturday because of high winds. An investigation is ongoing.

Stories You May Be Interested In:

UPDATE: Bonneville County runaway found and returned to family

24 Jan 2017 staff

UPDATE: Driver fine after snow plow roll over

23 Jan 2017 staff

Wife of man charged with murder: ‘He’s a good man’

16 Jan 2017

Stephan Rockefeller,