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Polk Co. 911: Kayaker dead after drowning in Green River Narrows

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POLK COUNTY, NC (FOX Carolina) -

Officials with Polk County 911 said a victim has died after a drowning incident at Green River Narrows.

According to Detective Arwood with Polk County 911, the call came in just after 5 p.m.

He said the victim was kayaking with friends and got caught in the rapids.

The victim was overcome by the force of the water and was unable to escape.

Emergency officials said the victim died at the scene.

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