Body of Missing VT Canoeist Recovered

Malletts Bay, Lake Champlain, VT | Photo by James Buck, via

Searchers have recovered the body of a missing man on Saturday, May 13, after he and 2 other men capsized a canoe in Malletts Bay, Vermont.

The 2 companions managed to swim to shore. None of the three was wearing a lifejacket, according to reports.

Divers from the Vermont state police recovered the body of the missing man after a 5 ½-hour search.