Officials no longer searching for kayaker after kayak and paddle found in water

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WILLOUGHBY HILLS – Willoughby Hills police and fire are on scene after a kayak was found wedged underneath a bridge on the Chagrin River near Dodd Road.

A witness also said they saw a paddle floating by.

The water levels are higher than normal due to Saturday’s rain, but there has been no person sited in the area.

Police were searching the area, but officials told Fox 8 crews on the scene that they were no longer searching for a person.

Stay with Fox 8 and for updates.

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