@ This Hour: Police: 4 Men Feared Drowned In Idaho Reservoir - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

@ This Hour: Police: 4 Men Feared Drowned In Idaho Reservoir

AMERICAN FALLS, IDAHO (AP) - Two search and rescue teams and a National Guard helicopter crew are looking again today for four missing men who are feared drowned in a southern Idaho reservoir.

Divers and search and rescue crews from Bingham and Power counties are focusing on an area where a floating hat had been found the evening before. The searchers were aided by a Blackhawk helicopter and 4-person crew from the Idaho Army National Guard.

Power County Sheriff Jim Jeffries says the group was boating on the American Falls reservoir yesterday when 1 of the men was apparently pushed into the water as a joke. The other men then jumped in to rescue him.

Jeffries says five children between the ages of 2 and 9 years old were left alone on the boat, and 1 of the children used a cell phone to call 911 after the boat began drifting away from the men.

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