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Coroner: Body found in Columbia River is SW Wash. man who fell out of boat last June

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LONGVIEW, Washington — The Cowlitz County coroner says a body found floating in the Columbia River at Kalama, Washington, is that of a Battle Ground man who disappeared upstream last summer.

The Daily News of Longview reports (http://is.gd/IovlRg ) the body was identified Wednesday as 25-year-old Jay Michael Jones. He was last seen June 28 when he reportedly fell out of a boat while fishing.

The coroner says he drowned. Jones was not wearing a life preserver.


Information from: The Daily News, http://www.tdn.com

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