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Search For Gary Kirk Continues

KENNEWICK, Wash -   Family, friends and Benton County Sheriff's Deputies continued searching today for Gary Dean Kirk, who is presumed drowned from a kayaking accident on Saturday on the Yakima River near Horn Rapids Dam.

Back at Gary's home, his 19-year-old daughter, Janelle was comforted by friends, while his 18-year-old son, Aaron searched.

Captain Charles Kissler with the Benton County Sheriff's Department said a department airplane flew over yesterday and today.  He said they'll likely do the same tomorrow while dive and rescue crews search the water.