BREAKING NEWS: Man overboard at Yadkin Memorial Park


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Lake Hampton at Yadkin Memorial Park


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HAMPTONVILLE — Emergency crews responded to a call for help at Yadkin Memorial Park Friday morning after witnesses at Lake Hampton reported a man falling overboard, said Yadkin Emergency Services Director Keith Vestal.

Emergency personnel from Yadkin County as well as an assisting dive team are now on the scene attempting to find the person.

Around 4 p.m. Vestal said crews were using sonar equipment to assist in the search and had identified a new target location for divers to search.

Additional details will be reported as soon as they become available. The Yadkin Memorial Park is closed as rescue teams continue to search for the missing person.

Lake Hampton at Yadkin Memorial Park
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