Rescue crews search for missing elderly man along the West Canada Creek

Newport, N.Y. -- State Police out of Herkimer are searching for an elderly man that may have fallen into the West Canada Creek on Friday evening.

Posted: Apr 2, 2021 9:31 PM
Updated: Apr 2, 2021 11:34 PM

Newport, N.Y. -- State Police out of Herkimer are searching for an elderly man that may have fallen into the West Canada Creek on Friday evening.

State Police began their search around 6 p.m. Newport Fire Department, along with State DEC and Oriskany Water Rescue were on scene just east of the West Canada Creek fishing access site.

Details are very limited at this time as it is still an active search. Stay with NEWSChannel 2 and wktv.com for the latest information.

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