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Man drowns while fly fishing in Little Cahaba River

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A man drowned while fly fishing with a friend in the Little Cahaba River on Sunday. Source: WBRC video A man drowned while fly fishing with a friend in the Little Cahaba River on Sunday. Source: WBRC video
Multiple agencies responded to the scene where a man drowned on the Little Cahaba River on Sunday. Source: WBRC video Multiple agencies responded to the scene where a man drowned on the Little Cahaba River on Sunday. Source: WBRC video
Source: WBRC video Source: WBRC video
BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

The body of a drowning victim in the Little Cahaba River has been recovered.

The man's body was found around 5 p.m. Sunday.  Authorities say the victim and another man were fly fishing on Sunday when the victim slipped into the water.

The Jefferson County Sheriff's department, along with several area fire deparments, responded to the scene.

The man's identity has not yet been released.

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