Man’s body recovered from Mt. Fork River

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TEXARKANA, Okla.- Authorities say they have recovered the body of a man who drowned in the Mt. Fork River in McCurtain County on Saturday.

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says 26-year-old Eric Fant jumped off the Mt. Fork bridge into the river and never resurfaced.

His body was recovered from the river by fire and rescue crews.