NPS - National Park Service

09/17/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 09/17/2021 12:31

Active Search and Rescue Underway

September 17, 2021
Contact:David Horne, 906-202-0117

Two kayakers were reported missing the evening of September 16th, 2021. The National Park Service, along with other federal and state agencies, have responded with ongoing search and rescue operations. Search and rescue operations have included the use of aircraft such as a C130 and a rescue helicopter.

At this time, one fatality has been confirmed and crews are continuing to search for the other missing person.

As details become available, additional information will be released.