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On Wednesday, June 11, a 43 year old German on a kayak charter concessions trip died in Badger Rapids. He was unable to right himself. The safety boat was able to reach the kayak and found the victim initially responsive but he soon lost consciousness. Members of the party initiated CPR that was continued by responding National Park Service medical personnel. All attempts to resuscitate the victim were unsuccessful.