Kayaker found dead in Palouse River

PALOUSE — Searchers have found the body of a woman who went missing while kayaking on the Palouse River.

The body of 54-year-old Allison Webb was found Friday morning by a search team from Fairchild Air Force Base.

KREM-TV reported Webb went kayaking Thursday afternoon but failed to arrive at the town of Palouse on schedule. Searchers looked through the night for her.

Authorities say they believe Webb’s kayak capsized and she died in the cold temperatures.

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