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Report ID# 31430

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Man on Whitewater Express trip dies after falling from raft, officials say

June 02, 2018

A whitewater rafter died late Saturday on the Chattahoochee River after he fell out of a raft going through a rapid on the northern part of the course, Dan Gilbert, owner of Whitewater Express confirmed. The rafter was on a guided trip during high-flow when he fell out of the raft on the rapid they call Ambush, the first one on the course more than two miles north of downtown.


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