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Missing canoeist's body found in Ohio River

Cameron Buerger and Marty Stanaford. File photo Cameron Buerger and Marty Stanaford. File photo
BRACKEN COUNTY, KY (FOX19) -

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources on Tuesday found the body of a missing canoeist in the Ohio River in Bracken County. 

Cameron Buerger, 20, of Troy, Ohio, had been missing since May 3. The body of 19-year-old Marty Stanaford, also of Troy, was found last Friday. He and Buerger were last seen on the shore of Dover, Ky. getting out of the canoe.

Buerger and Stanaford set out on May 3 from Levanna, Ohio about an hour upstream from Cincinnati. They were headed across the river to the Kentucky side.

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