Body Found in Snake River


0  Updated at 10:01 am, July 11th, 2014 By: Managing Editor
Share This Story


HANSEN, Idaho (AP) – Authorities in south-central Idaho say a body spotted Thursday morning in the Snake River Canyon is the fisherman swept away in the current late last month.

Jerome County Sheriff’s Chief Deputy Capt. Jack Johnson tells The Times-News that crews recovered the body that’s on some rocks about a mile downstream from Hansen Bridge.

Forty-six-year-old Clarence Troy Baynes was last seen by a fishing partner near the bridge on June 29.

Authorities say the two hiked into the canyon and decided to cross the river but Baynes was swept away.

Stories You May Be Interested In:

East Idaho Aquarium to open later this summer

24 May 2017

Natalia Hepworth,

Drones, new headquarters, more troopers for ISP in Pocatello

26 May 2017

Shelbie Harris, Idaho State Journal

Car smashes into Rexburg business

18 May 2017

Nate Eaton,