2 Kayakers Missing on Bull Creek

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TANEY COUNTY, Mo. – Law enforcement and first responders are searching for two missing kayakers in Taney County, Missouri Wednesday night.

The kayakers were last seen on Bull Creek. A third kayaker reported them missing.

The Western Taney County Fire Protection Chief said the kayakers were inexperienced and did not have life jackets.

The creek does have raised water levels after a rainy Tuesday night.

Crews with the fire protection district and Missouri State Highway Patrol are searching until dark on Wednesday. It is not clear if crews will return tomorrow.

The crews are searching near Highway 176 between Shady Rapids Road and Round Mountain Road. 

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