Body of missing person found on the southern edge of Eagle Mountain Lake

Law enforcement officials have confirmed the body of a missing person aboard a capsized boat was located yesterday evening a few hours after he was reported missing.

Multiple agencies, including the Tarrant Regional Water District Lake Patrol, Azle FD, and Fort Worth FD, responded to the scene.

According to Tarrant County Medical Examiner records, the body was located near the 8600 block of Eagle Mountain Circle in the West Fork of the Trinity River. The area is on the southern edge of Eagle Mountain Lake.

Emergency crews were originally dispatched to Wells Burnett Road and Ten Mile Bridge Road, but shifted their response to the east.

The body was located just before 6:30pm Thursday night.