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Hot day for rescuers on the Flint

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By Wainwright Jeffers - bio | email

BAKER COUNTY, GA (WALB) – It was very hot for the rescuers searching for a missing man on the Flint River on Sunday.

Almost every boat which entered the waters to search for the missing boater had a cooler on board.

Temperatures were as high as 97 with heat indices well over 100 degrees.

People at the landing said they were dressed for the weather and taking in plenty of fluids to keep from getting dehydrated.

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