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Boaters Discover Body in Bear Lake

Boaters Discover Body in Bear Lake

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LOGAN, Utah (AP) -- Boaters on Bear Lake discovered a body believed to be a man who disappeared in 2003.

Rich County officials say they believe the body is that of Robert Israelsen. The 49-year-old Logan man drowned in the lake in a boating accident on Feb. 10, 2003.

A boater discovered the body floating in an area east of Azure Cove on Sunday. The state medical examiner hopes to identify the body using dental records and DNA testing.

Information from: The Herald Journal,

(Copyright 2007 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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