Central Ohio sailor's body recovered

posted by Ken Stevens -

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WTVN) -- The body of a missing sailor from Champaign County has been recovered.

Jacob Drake, 21, was among the ten missing people when the USS John S. McCain crashed into a merchant ship on August 21st off the coast of Singapore.

The body of another sailor, from New York, was also found over the weekend.

Last week, Drake's hometown of North Lewisburg held a vigil for the sailor.

(NBC NewsRadio contributed to this story)

(Photo courtesy Drake family and ABC6/FOX28)



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