Teamwork aids in rescue of missing kayaker

A 23-year-old kayaker who was reported missing Saturday night has been rescued.

Breaks Interstate Park reported the incident on their Facebook page.

With snow falling and temperatures dropping, Elkhorn City police and fire departments, Haysi police and fire, and sheriff’s offices in Dickenson and Wise counties scrambled into action.

The man was found Sunday morning, suffering from mild hypothermia and a broken finger.