Search continues in Alcova for missing fisherman

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CASPER, Wyo. — Divers are continuing to search for a man who fell from a boat while fishing in a reservoir southwest of Casper.

The Natrona County sheriff’s office says the call came in at 7 p.m. Saturday from the Fremont Canyon area of Alcova Reservoir.

Crews are in the water and using sonar to aid in the search and ask that the public stay away from the area during the search.

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According to NCSO spokesperson Taylor Courtney, search efforts continued on September 9, however wind was interfering with some of the search equipment. Further attempts are expected as conditions change.

The man’s name hasn’t been released, pending notification of family.


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