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Woman found after disappearing in Missouri River while swimming

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(KMOV) – St. Louis County police and water patrol officials found a woman who reportedly went missing in the Missouri River early Thursday morning.

Officers say they found the woman, 29, in the river around 4:00 a.m. nearly 400 feet from Howe Island, which is at the border of Chesterfield and Wildwood.

Police received a call around 3:30 a.m. from the woman’s friends, who stated that she disappeared while swimming.

The woman, who was said to be intoxicated during the incident, was later transported to a local hospital for hypothermia.

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