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Rescue crews drag the waters below the Little Dam in Valley City searching for a Valley City State University student who went missing when the inflatable raft he was in went over the dam and capsized around 1 a.m. Monday. Two other men with him were dragged to safety and treated at Mercy Hospital in Valley City. David Luessen / The Sun

River search: Rescue crews search for missing man


VALLEY CITY, N.D. — Rescue crews searched the Sheyenne River Monday for a missing man after he and two other men went over the falls in a raft at Little Dam in southwest Valley City.

At approximately 1:15 a.m. Monday, the Valley City Police Department received a 911 call of people yelling for help at the dam. Police and neighborhood residents pulled two men from the water, and the search for the third continued from 1:30 a.m. into the evening.

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