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UPDATE: Name Released in Drowning
TROY MILLS, IA (CBS2/FOX28) -- Authorities have released the names of those who were tubing on the Wapsipinicon River Saturday when they went over the dam at Troy Mills.
Robert Olinger, 32 of Cedar Rapids, Zachary Kirton, 27 of Shellsburg, Amanda Harper, 31 of Palo, and Andrea Zimmermann, 29 of Cedar Rapids were tubing on the river. Zimmermann drowned in the dam area.
The incident happened just after 5:00 PM Saturday when authorities responded to a report of people in the river at the dam. Responders arrived to find that four people had been tubing the river and went over the dam.
Three were able to make it to shore, but one person could not be found. Rescuers searched the dam area and recovered the body of Zimmerman who had drowned in the swift current.