MENU
      component-social-facebook_share_api-v2-01

      Body recovered after canoe capsizes in Ashburn

      (Photo: Gail Pennybacker)

      Authorities recovered the body of a man who went missing after the canoe he was in with a young boy capsized Sunday in Ashburn.

      The man, who is not identified, was in the canoe at about 2:45 p.m. Sunday when it capsized. The child who was with the man was helped to shore by nearby witnesses and taken to a hospital as a precaution.

      The man was not located. The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office Underwater Recovery Unit continued to search for the man throughout the night.

      The body was recovered in Beaver Reservoir.

      FOLLOW US ON TWITTER