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Body of Missing Boater Found in St. Martin Parish

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The body of a missing boater has been found this morning according to Adam Einck of the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) .

Posted: Mar 16, 2021 2:46 PM
Updated: Mar 16, 2021 3:11 PM

News15- The body of a missing boater has been found according to Adam Einck of the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) . Officials said a call was made to the department on Monday , March 15, 2021 at 10:00 pm informing them of a commercial vessel boater that had gone missing. The body of the boater was found Tuesday , March 16, 2021 at 9:00 am in lower St. Martin Parish. According to Einck, due to this being a commercial incident, the investigation will be handled by the U.S. Coast Guard. We will provide more information once it becomes available.

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