Authorities searching river for missing boater

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Authorities are searching a section of the Mississippi for a missing boater.

Authorities are trying to find a boat operator who jumped out of his boat around 5 p.m. between the Highway 190 and I-10 bridges.

Officials say they have found a boat that matches the description of the man's boat.

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