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Search For Missing Man At Turtleback Falls

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TRANSYLVANIA COUNTY, N.C. -

According to US Forest Service Spokesman, Steven Westcott, there is an ongoing search for a man who was reported as missing shortly before noon.

Westcott says It is unclear as to whether or not the man jumped into the falls at Turtleback in Transylvania County or was swimming before he went missing, however. He was swimming with three other friends at the time.

He says that friends saw the search victim’s head bob above water a few times before stopping.

The male is in his mid thirties and the search is still ongoing around Horse Pasture River.

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