Search resumes Sunday for missing swimmer in Nova Scotia's Annapolis River

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MIDDLETON, N.S. — The search has resumed for a missing swimmer in Nova Scotia's Annapolis River.

The 25-year-old woman was swimming Saturday afternoon with another woman from a dock on the river near Middleton, N.S.

RCMP say both women encountered difficulty with the current and one was able to make it safely back to the dock.

They say that woman called 911 while the missing swimmer was swept downstream by the current.

The search was suspended Saturday night but resumed Sunday morning.

Local fire departments, the RCMP, and RCMP Air Services are conducting the search.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Sept. 12, 2021.

The Canadian Press

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