Dive team recovers body of man missing in Wooster Lake

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Monday, April 13, 2015

FOX LAKE, Ill. (WLS) -- A man died after a canoe capsized in Wooster Lake in the far northwest suburbs near Ingleside and unincorporated Fox Lake. The three other people in the canoe with him were rescued.

A man on shore saw a canoe carrying two men and two children overturn around 6 p.m. Sunday. He swam out and saved the two children, ages 10 and 11. One of the men also made it out safely.

A dive team found the other man's body in the water around 9:15 p.m. Police have not released the victim's name.

There were no life jackets on the canoe.