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Search underway for missing kayaker

Anthony Cooper was last seen Sunday morning. His kayak has been recovered.

Posted: May 7, 2018 10:41 AM

According to our abc affiliate in Nashville, WKRN, crews are searching for a kayaker who went missing on the Elk River in Giles County over the weekend. 
The man has been identified as Anthony Cooper and he was last seen putting his kayak in the river Sunday morning. According to WKRN, officials say a short time later, the kayak was seen floating down the river upside down with no sign of Copper in sight. 

Crews started searching for Cooper Sunday night. His kayak has been recovered with a life-jacket found behind the seat. 

Cooper's family has been notified. Right now, no additional information has been released. 

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