*Update* Bodies Recovered After Boat Capsized

Thursday, May 7th, 2009 at 10:19 am

Polk County authorities have recovered two bodies from Lake Wapogassett neary Amery, Thursday morning.  The bodies are believed to be those of a pair of anglers that went missing after their boat capsized shortly after midnight.

The victims are identified as Travis Foss, 27,  and Joshua Meline, 28.  Authorities believe the two were drinking at the time of the accident, according to the Inter-County Leader.    Neither was wearing a life vest.

A third passenger on the boat, Cassandra Meyers, 19, swam to shore safely after finding a life preserver.  She swam to shore for 20 minutes and called 911.

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