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Missing Canoeist Found Safe
COLUMBUS - The early morning search for missing canoeist has ended safely.
Authorities responded at 4:30 a.m. in South Columbus on a report of a missing canoeist.
Two men were in the canoe when it capsized in the Scioto River.
One of the men was able to safely make it to the riverbank where he called for help at a nearby Marathon gas station.
Rescue crews and divers searched for the missing man for hours.
The missing man contacted his friend from his home after 9:30 a.m. Sunday
Authorities are talking to both men.
No other information is being released at this time.
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