Search for teen who fell into Athabasca River now recovery mission

The search for a teenager who fell into the Athabasca River is now a recovery operation, police said, as he is presumed dead.

Family told CTV News, Gorden Krahn was on the Highway 2 bridge Tuesday night near Slave Lake.

RCMP said boats, helicopters, drones and search teams combed the area along the river, and checked all possible locations where the 17-year-old could have survived.

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