Man dies while saving boy in Lake Erie - WNEM TV 5

Man dies while saving boy in Lake Erie

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MONROE COUNTY, MI (WNEM) -

Searchers have found the body of a man who went missing in Lake Erie.

They say the 36-year-old man disappeared after jumping into the water to save an eight-year-old boy.

The child was saved, but the man did not make it back to the boat.

The man's body was found off the lake in Monroe County over the weekend.

He was not wearing a life jacket. His name has not been released.

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