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Man missing in Delta after falling from boat into Fraser River

04/06/2015 10:52 EDT | Updated 06/06/2015 05:59 EDT
A search is underway on the Fraser River this morning after reports a man fell from a boat into the river Sunday night trying to rescue a woman.

The accident happened around 9:30 pm. PT near the 4300 block of River Road West in Delta.

The woman  was rescued, but the man has not been seen since.

Two search and rescue boats and a hovercraft spent two hours searching the Fraser River Sunday night, but could not find the man.

Search and Rescue officials say the woman is in stable condition in hospital after being pulled from the water.

MAP: 4300 block of River Road West, Delta, B.C.

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