29-year-old country singer Craig Strickland is found dead in lake after going missing

Craig stricklandTwitterCraig Strickland, left.

The missing body of Craig Strickland, 29-year-old singer in the band Backroad Anthem, has been discovered in an Oklahoma lake.

The country vocalist had been missing for more than a week after going duck hunting.

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol confirmed to NBC affiliate KFOR that he was found dead in the lake.

His wife tweeted about the death, saying he is “safe with his Father in Heaven.”



NOW WATCH: Steve Harvey announced the wrong winner in the Miss Universe contest and now Trump has a solution

NOW WATCH: Briefing videos

Business Insider Emails & Alerts

Site highlights each day to your inbox.

Follow Business Insider Australia on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.