Kayaker who died after being sucked into whirlpool ID'd as Arkansas man

Posted: June 12, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

Officers from the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission work to barricade an area where a sinkhole opened Saturday afternoon in the Spring River, killing a kayaker who was sucked into a whirlpool created by the sinkhole.

Officers from the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission work to barricade an area where a sinkhole opened Saturday afternoon in the Spring River, killing a kayaker who was sucked into a whirlpool created by the sinkhole.

Authorities have identified the kayaker who died Saturday afternoon when a sinkhole opened in the Spring River in northern Arkansas.

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