Central Square woman's body recovered from Lake Ontario

WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - The body of a Central Square woman was recovered from Lake Ontario Sunday afternoon, according to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.

They say 64-year-old Yvonne Kraus was swimming when she was carried from a pond in the town of Ellsburg and into the lake.

The Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene around 2:46 p.m. after a report that several people were struggling in the water.

A number of local emergency agencies responded to the scene, including State Police, the Coast Guard, the Department of Environmental Conservation, and several fire crews.

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