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Nashville authorities searching for missing person at Percy Priest Lake

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The Nashville Fire Department and the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency are searching for a missing person at Percy Priest Lake. 

Multiple units and boats are searching the area for the missing person on Friday afternoon, according to Fire Department Public Information Officer Joseph Pleasant. Divers are also on the scene to assist in the search, along with TWRA representatives. 

Other boats were evacuated from the lake.

Pleasant said the units are doing a "grid search" to find the individual. 

Units initially responded at 2:42 p.m. after a 911 call was placed by someone at the lake. 

No further information was available. 

This is a developing story. Check back for updates. 

Reach Andrew Wigdor at awigdor@tennessean.com and on Twitter @andrew_wigdor

This article originally appeared on Nashville Tennessean: Nashville authorities searching for missing person at Percy Priest Lake

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