Body of Boater Recovered from Wabash River

Indiana Conservation Officers recovered the body of a missing Illinois boater Sunday morning from the Wabash River near the Duke Energy Plant in Vermillion County.

The boater is identified as 64-year-old Terry Evans of Danville, Illinois.

A Duke Energy employee contacted 911 Friday after seeing an overturned boat near a low head dam located on a feeder creek along the Wabash River.

Indiana Conservation Officers responded and began searching the area with sonar and divers below the dam.