As reported earlier, a 19-year old was reported missing on Tennessee's Kentucky Lake Sunday afternoon following a boating accident. It was believed that the missing teen was country singer Craig Morgan's son. Morgan's record label issued a statement confirming the news. The statement reads:
"Recent Dickson County High School graduate Jerry Greer (19), son of country music entertainer Craig Morgan and wife Karen Greer, went missing yesterday following a boating accident on Kentucky Lake in Humphreys County, Tennessee. Recovery efforts to locate him are underway. The family is grateful for everyone’s support and prayers and requests privacy during this difficult time."
According to WSMV-TV reporter Briona Arradondo, the search for Jerry is well underway this morning and is focused on a five-to-10 acre portion of Kentucky Lake, where water is as deep as 15 feet. Search and rescue crews have been working overnight in efforts to locate the teen.
Please keep Craig Morgan's family in your prayers.