Search crews believe missing man drove lawn mower over a cliff


UPDATE: Search crews found the body of Dr. Supinksi Thursday in the Slate Branch area of Lake Cumberland.

PULASKI COUNTY, Ky. (WDKY) – Crews in Pulaski County are looking for a missing doctor.

According to the sheriff’s office, 66-year-old Dr. Robert Supinski was last seen riding a zero-turn mower Wednesday afternoon at his home on Lake House Drive.

Investigators think the mower somehow went through a fence and slid over a bluff causing Supinski to fall into Lake Cumberland

The mower was found in about 20 feet of water, but there was no sign of Supinski.

Search worked until dark Thursday trying to find him. They’ll start again Friday monring.

The sheriff’s office says the search for Dr. Supinski is a “recovery effort.”

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