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UPDATE: Authorities recover body of missing 10-year-old boy in Big Sioux River

UPDATE: Authorities recover body of missing 10-year-old boy in Big Sioux River
UPDATE: Authorities recover body of missing 10-year-old boy in Big Sioux River(Lincoln County Sheriff's Office Canton, SD)
Updated: Jun. 12, 2021 at 8:58 PM CDT
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HUDSON, S.D. (Dakota News Now) - Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office confirmed Saturday night they have recovered the body of a 10-year-old boy in the Big Sioux River.

Earlier Saturday evening authorities reported that they were conducting a major rescue operation along the river near Hudson.

First responders from multiple counties and agencies aided in the search.

In a Facebook post Saturday night, Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office stated, “We unfortunately have a tragic update to the situation in Hudson. The dive team recovered the body of the 10 year old boy. We ask that you please respect the family’s privacy during this difficult time. Our sympathies are with the family and the first responders who assisted in the recovery.”

No further information has been given at this time but we will update you as it becomes available.

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