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Lake Elsinore boat accident leaves 1 missing

Rescue crews were searching for a person missing after a boat overturned at Lake Elsinore on Sunday.

May 29, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
The search for a missing boater in Lake Elsinore on Sunday turned into a recovery operation.

According to the Riverside County Sheriff's Department, a family of four was on a privately owned boat on the north end of the lake when it overturned about 1:30 p.m.

A sheriff's boat was on scene within minutes. A mother and her two adult children were rescued and were unharmed, but a 50-year-old man could not be found.

Two dive teams searched for the missing person but were unsuccessful. They are now searching for his body.

It was not clear what caused the boat to overturn.

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