Body of second missing kayaker recovered in Malletts Bay


Local 22 & Local 44’s Spencer Thomas was on the scene Wednesday morning when search crews located the body of a 73-year-old man whose kayak capsized Tuesday in Lake Champlain.

The man has not been identified. The body of his kayaking companion, Celine Teeson, 73, was found Tuesday afternoon just after 4:30 pm. She was she was pronounced dead at UVM Medical Center about an hour later.

Police say a storm was passing through the area around the time the two boats capsized at the end of Camp Edgewater, not far from Thayer Beach.

We’ll have more on this story later today and this evening on Local 22 New at 6 pm.

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