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Body of missing 22-year-old man recovered from Willamette River

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

The body of a missing 22-year-old man was recovered from the Willamette River.

Ernest Lee Foster was reported missing Friday evening on Ross Island.

Deputies said search and rescue teams searched throughout the weekend and into early this week in an attempt to locate him.

On Tuesday afternoon, the body of a man matching Foster's description was recovered from the river.

On Thursday, the Multnomah County Medical Examiner's Office reported the cause of death to be an accidental drowning.

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