An Ohio Department of Natural Resources statement says eight of the nine people on the boat were rescued.

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LAKEVIEW, Ohio -- Authorities recovered the body of a 22-year-old man from a western Ohio lake after responding to a call about a sinking boat.

An Ohio Department of Natural Resources statement says eight of the nine people on the boat were rescued.

State watercraft officers say they received the call about a boat sinking on Indian Lake north of the Lakeview boat ramp around 12:30 a.m. Sunday.

Crews from area fire departments had already safely pulled the eight people from the water when state officers arrived. Only half of them were wearing life jackets.

The state agency says the 22-year-old man's body was recovered after about a two-hour search. Officials said no additional details were immediately available.

Late Monday, they identified the man as 22-year-old Joshua Keith of Bellefontaine.

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