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Two people rescued after boat capsizes on Elk River

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Rescue efforts have pulled a second person from the Elk River near Clendenin.  A 19-year-old man was found around 3:00 p.m. by rescuers and appears to be in good condition.

A raft capsized near Queen Shoals Bridge dumping its passengers into the river.  The incident was reported about 1:30 p.m.

According to dispatchers, workers with the WV Division of Natural Resources pulled one person out of the river earlier today.

Officials on the scene say they had six boats in the water searching for the man.

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