Body of Missing Kayaker recovered from Lake Ontario

UPDATE: Sandy Creek, NY -The victim has been identified as Timothy D. Confer, age 33, from 21 Kirkwood Ave., in Binghamton, NY.

Sandy Creek, NY – At approximately 7:20 p.m. Tuesday, New York State Police in Pulaski were dispatched to Windswept Lane in the town of Sandy Creek for a report of a missing kayaker.

During the investigation, members of the Sandy Creek Volunteer Fire Department utilizing their rescue boat, observed subjects on the lake shore in the Seeber Shores Road area who had located an empty kayak.

The Sandy Creek Fire Department subsequently located and recovered an adult male in the water near this area and began life-saving measures.

The victim was transported to Oswego Hospital by N.O.C.A. Ambulance and was pronounced deceased upon arrival.

Identification of the victim is being withheld pending notification of family and the investigation is continuing.