UPDATE: Lexington drowning victim identified


LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – A woman who drowned while swimming in a reservoir Wednesday afternoon in Lexington has been identified, according to the Fayette County coroner.

The coroner identified the victim late Wednesday night as 27-year old Scharliegh Rogers.

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Lexington Police say Rogers was swimming in Reservoir Number 1 near Lake’s Edge Condominiums on Lake Park Road when she went under and never resurfaced.

Dive teams recovered her body about three hours after she went under, according to investigators.