HAPPENING NOW: Search on for children of boater found dead - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports

HAPPENING NOW: Search on for children of boater found dead

MCCURTAIN COUNTY, OK (KSLA) -

The search is on for two children whose father's body was found in a partially-submerged boat on the Little River in McCurtain County.

The boat and body were found on the river just north of Wright City on Sunday afternoon.

KSLA News 12 has confirmed that the sheriff's office is actively searching by boat along the river, along with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.

Family members have reportedly identified the man, who had been missing, along with two children.

The man's name has not been released. The children remain unaccounted for.

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