Body of Missing Boater Found in Orange County Lake

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ORANGE, Calif. (AP) — Divers have found the body of a 60-year-old man who fell from a boat into an Orange County lake and went under the water.

Sheriff’s Lt. Jeff Hallock says the body was discovered late Sunday morning in about 25 feet of water at Irvine Lake, near where the man was last seen.

The man was fishing with a friend Saturday evening when he fell in.

Officials say the friend dove in trying to rescue the man but was unable to pull him back into the boat.

A helicopter crew joined divers in the search, which was called off after dark and resumed at daybreak.

Neither man was wearing a life vest.