Body of missing kayaker found in Donald Hill Resevoir

EPHRATAH, N.Y. (NEWS10) – State Police say they’ve found the body of the missing kayaker.

They found the body 15 ft. deep in the reservoir around 9 a.m. Wednesday with the help of State Police sonar.

He is being identified as 56-year-old Daniel Smith of Saint Johnsville. Crews have been searching for the body since Monday after he reportedly drowned while kayaking at the Donald Hill Resevoir in Ephratah.

Officials say an autopsy has been scheduled.

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