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Authorities search state park for drowning victim

Posted May 4, 2009

— Wayne County authorities were searching Monday for a man believed to have drowned in the Neuse River at Cliffs of Neuse State Park.

Authorities received a call at about 6:40 p.m. Sunday, and a dive team searched the river for a short time Sunday night before darkness halted the search.

The divers returned to the area Monday morning to resume the search, and Wayne County deputies, paramedics and first responders were assisting in the search.


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  • Adelinthe May 4, 2009

    Praying for his loved ones.

    God bless.


  • Strong31 May 4, 2009

    Please pray for this family, I work with one of the family members and this is a sad, sad time for them.