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Search Continues for Two Missing Boaters

(Higginsport, Oh.)—The search continues for two missing Ohio men, last seen on the Ohio River east of the Meldahl Dam.

A weekend search tuned up the cooler that reportedly had been in the canoe with Cameron Buerger, 20, and Marty Stanaford, 19.

Police say the men both from Troy, Ohio, just north of Dayton, set off on their canoe trip Saturday. They were last seen at 6:30 p.m. Saturday near Levanna, Ohio, about 15 miles east of the Meldahl Locks and Dam.

Search crews found the cooler Sunday, near the Meldahl Locks and Dam. The men may have been headed across the river towards Kentucky.

They were last seen in a 15 foot long green 1999 Old Town canoe with a license number of OH-1599-ZK. Anyone with information about the case should call 911.

 

 

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