Missing man found alive after boat sinks on Kentucky Lake

A missing 22-year-old has been found alive, after the boat he was on sank into the Kentucky lake. Curt Curtner from the Marshall County rescue squad tells us he is at a local hospital being evaluated

Rescue crews responded near Big Bear Resort in Marshall County Saturday afternoon.  Six people were on the boat at the time.  Five people were able to make it to shore safely and one person was missing.

Rescue crews started searching for the missing 22-year-old until about 9:00 p.m. The Marshall County rescue squad says that at about 10:00 p.m., someone living in a lakeside subdivision was outside and heard a person yelling for help. Officials say it was the missing boater about a mile from the incident.

The name of the found man has not been released.  The boat has been pulled from the water

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