Search and rescue underway at Utah Lake

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UTAH LAKE, Utah — Search and rescue crews returned to Utah Lake Monday in an effort to find the body of a West Valley City man who disappeared there Saturday.

Sgt. Eldon Packer, Utah County Sheriff’s Office, said they are looking for the body of 37-year-old Tam Huynh, who has been described as a fisherman who frequently visits the lake by himself.

Packer said they believe Huynh left home around 8 a.m. on Saturday. His boat was found around 5:30 p.m. that day by two fishermen who noticed it wasn’t tied to anything. Packer said rescuers have spoken with Huynh’s family.

The water temperature was about 54 degrees on Saturday night, which is cold enough that a person in the water would quickly succumb to hypothermia.

Crews searched on Friday night, through the weekend and on Monday without success. They say the search has become a recovery…

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