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Searching for missing UW-Eau Claire student


EAU CLAIRE (WKOW) -- Authorities have been searching the Chippewa River for several days for a missing student from UW-Eau Claire.

Rescuers believe David Patrick Rodgers, 20, fell into the Chippewa River. The Minnesota man was last seen on Friday, near the UWEC Footbridge.

Crews spent Sunday searching by boat along the river. The search has been unsuccessful so far, but the fire department will continue for a fourth day on Monday.

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