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2 rescued after canoe flips in Ripley County

(Source: MGN Online/WKAQ) (Source: MGN Online/WKAQ)
RIPLEY COUNTY, MO (KFVS) -

Missouri Highway Patrol performed a water rescue in Ripley County, Missouri.

It happened around 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday.

According to Trooper Clark Parrott, it's at the city dock in Doniphan.

Two people were in the canoe when it flipped over in the water. 

Both people have been rescued and secured.

One person was taken to a local hospital to be checked out due to cold water temperatures.

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