Divers recover body of boater in American Lake

Updated:

LAKEWOOD, Wash. - Crews recovered a body of the man Wednesday who tried to swim back to shore after his boat sank Tuesday.

 

Franklin Ray Harvey, 63, and his brother were test-driving a boat on American Lake when it started to sink.

 

Both men tried to swim ashore, and Harvey disappeared underwater 75 yards from shore.

 

Harvey’s brother, 65, was rescued by boaters.