SALIX, Iowa -- Authorities recovered the body of a man believed to have gone missing Monday evening while kayaking at Snyder Bend Park.
The Woodbury County Sheriff's Office recovered the body around noon Tuesday, according to a press release. The body was taken to UnityPoint Health -- St. Luke's Hospital.
The man has not yet been identified.
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Investigators had discovered an upside-down kayak and personal belongings near the scene after receiving an alert about the missing kayaker at 5:15 p.m. Monday. They called off the search around 10:30 p.m. Monday due to nightfall and resumed at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday.
Assisting agencies included Woodbury County Conservation, the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Salix Fire Department, Sioux City Police and the Sioux City Dive Team.