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Salem man missing, presumed drowned after falling off boat dock in Yaquina Bay

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A Salem man is presumed drowned after he fell off a boat dock in Yaquina Bay and was swept into the bay by outgoing current, according to the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office.

LCSO said dispatchers received a 911 call on Dec. 24 around 3:45 p.m. about a man falling off a dock.

First responders including local law enforcement, fire and medical and the U.S. Coast Guard immediately responded to the area in attempt to find the man.

LCSO said a helicopter, boats, and ground crews searched until about 9 p.m., but were unsuccessful.

The man has been identified as Ryan Leroy Doland, 44, of Salem. Doland is presumed drowned.

LCSO said as of Dec. 29, Doland has not been found.

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