LAYTON, Pa. (KDKA) — Rescue crews were on the Youghiogheny River in Fayette County for hours, looking for a missing man.
This morning, his body was pulled from the river.READ MORE: 40th Street Bridge Lane Restrictions Go Into Place This Week
He’s been identified as 18-year-old Nathan Klein of Dawson.
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He was trying to swim across the Youghiogheny River at the Layton bridge in Layton when he slipped under the water and never came back up.READ MORE: Dozens Of Women Gather On North Shore For 'Black Maternal Health Week' Photoshoot
Medics and River Rescue crews started searching for the man by water and by land.
The body recovery team was sent out to the scene late Tuesday evening.
They found his body Wednesday morning.MORE NEWS: Local Providers Committed To Distributing Johnson And Johnson Vaccine Despite Reports Of Shortages
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