Man Missing In San Joaquin River Identified - KMPH FOX 26 | Central San Joaquin Valley News Source

Man Missing In San Joaquin River Identified

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FRESNO, Calif. (KMPH) -

The man who is believed to have drowned in the San Joaquin River on Sunday has been identified.

Witnesses say 20-year-old Nick Gilbert was trying to cross the river near Bluff and Santa Fe when he went under and never resurfaced.

Rescue teams worked until about 10 p.m. Crews returned to the river early Monday morning.

The Fresno County Sheriff's Office has taken over the search.

Stay with KMPH News and KMPH.com as we continue to follow this story.

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