(Mattawa, WA) The search will continue Tuesday for a man who fell into the Columbia River and did not resurface Sunday evening.
In spite of the efforts of the Grant County Sheriff’s Marine Unit, Grant County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue Divers, Franklin County Sheriff’s Office and Grant County Fire District 8, the man has not yet been found.
On Tuesday, the Seattle Police Department Harbor Patrol will travel to the incident site to help continue the search.
“I can only imagine what this man’s family must be going through and I continue to pray for them,” said Sheriff Tom Jones.
There is no further information to share today. In respect of his family, we have not yet identified the man.