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Search for missing Walters boy will continue Saturday

WALTERS, Okla._A potential tragedy in Cotton County, where a boy was swept up in the current at West Cache Creek Friday afternoon.

According to Oklahoma Highway Patrol, the boy and five of his friends were kayaking when his boat flipped. By the time the others made it to shore and were able to go back for him, they couldn't find him.

OHP said he was wearing a life jacket, and his kayak had been recovered.

Police and Fire were dispatched to the overpass near the creek on Highway 5 just before 4 pm, but darkness forced them to call off the search for the night .

OHP said they will resume their search Saturday at 7 am.


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