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Search Suspended for Missing Boater

Posted: 10:46 PM, Apr 30, 2019
Updated: 2019-04-30 23:51:42-04

MARINETTE COUNTY, Wis. — After two days of searching, rescue crews were unable to find the missing fisherman whose boat capsized on the Menominee River.

The Marinette County Sheriff's Office says 58 year old Benjamin Tart of Iron River is presumed drowned.

The boat Tart was in capsized Monday morning.

The second man in the boat was pulled from the water near the I-41 bridge and was taken to the hospital.