Authorities identify body of teen found in Ohio River - WFMJ.com News weather sports for Youngstown-Warren Ohio

Authorities identify body of teen found in Ohio River

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EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio -

Authorities are investigating the apparent drowning death of a teen in the Ohio River.

Saturday evening, rescue crews arrived at the Broadway Wharf in East Liverpool and began searching for a young male victim who went under while swimming with his girlfriend.

After 20 minutes, they found the body of Herbie Lancaster unresponsive near a boat launch, 10 feet from shore.

Lancaster was later pronounced dead at East liverpool City Hospital.

 

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