Body of 12-year-old recovered from Burlington Township lake

BURLINGTON, N.J. (WPVI) -- Authorities searched a Burlington Township lake Thursday afternoon, looking for a boy who fell in the water while fishing with friends.

Officials said the boy went under the water in Sylvan Lake and never reemerged.

Rescue crews spent the better part of the afternoon searching the lake.

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Rescue crews search Burlington Twp lake: Monica Malpass reports on Action News at 5 p.m., May 10, 2018

Officials said just before 8:30 p.m. a body was recovered from the water.


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