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Child missing after boat capsizes

Authorities continued to search Sunday for a missing child after discovering a capsized boat and the bodies of two adults in Coffey County.

They searched on land and in water at the John Redmond Reservoir in southeastern Kansas.

The Coffey County Sheriff's Office received a report at noon Saturday that a small boat had capsized in the reservoir's frigid waters.

The occupants of the boat were reported to have been waterfowl hunting.

Temperatures Saturday in the Coffey County area ranged from highs in the mid-40s to an overnight low of 28 degrees; wind gusts were 11 to 35 mph.

The names of the victims have not yet been released.

Officers from the Coffey County Sheriff's Office, Kansas Highway Patrol, Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks, Coffey County Fire District No. 1, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Coffey County EMS and Coffey County Water Rescue Team are all involved in the search.

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