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Body Of Missing Kayaker Recovered

Jul 12, 2017

White's Mill waterfall
Credit oldmills.scificincinnati.com

State and Athens County Authorities last night recovered the body of a  kayaker who went missing Saturday on the Hocking River near White's Mill waterfall.

The body of 40-year-old Steve Lippson was recovered 200 yards downstream from the waterfall, where he and five other kayakers were swept over. The other five were rescued. An autopsy is planned.