Search For Missing Missouri Fishermen Continues

Thursday, April 9th 2009, 7:49 am
By: News On 6

LANGLEY, OK -- The search continues on the Grand River for two missing boaters from Missouri.

The Grand River Dam Authority says 47-year old Alan Long and 20-year Ricky Beason have been missing since last month.

The GRDA Lake Patrol says the two men were below the Pensacola Dam on Grand Lake when their boat capsized.

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Crews have been spending at least 12 hours a day searching for the two men. They are also using sonar scanning equipment.

Several area fire and rescue departments have been called in to help.