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Old 06-16-2008   #1
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Does anyone have the beta on who what when where why? Hope he recovers.
that is a broad topic because the Colorado is a darn long river. Was that at State Bridge, Glenwood Canyon, Westwater, Moab, Cataract, Grand Canyon?

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Man floating in the Colorado this afternoon

Does anyone have the beta on who what when where why? Hope he recovers.
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Oops, sorry, your'e right

He was fished out around South Canyon, which is a mile or two south of Glenwood Springs.
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Sad ending

Sadly, it turned out be a fatality.
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Old 06-17-2008   #5
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If anyone has a link, post it please.
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This was all that was in the paper:
Glenwood Springs Post Independent - Valley News
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Article in the Denver Post says he was found alive. News doesn't have much info:

Man pulled from river near Glenwood Springs - The Denver Post
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Right before where he was pulled out of is a nasty hole called Dinosaur, also the commercials have been taking out at the same spot where the pulled him out of, we saw an Ambulance there Sunday doing shuttle
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We recovered him below New Castle in Life Jacket, was a fatility! Supposedly fell out of boat at the South Canyon Rapids, hung on to boat for awhile then disappeared, Floated 8 miles. Recovered around 4:30pm
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Was it a commercial or was it a private boater?
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