Kayaker dies along Maine’s Little Ossipee River

Posted Aug. 03, 2009, at 12:21 p.m.

LIMINGTON, Maine — The Maine Warden Service says a kayaker has died after getting swept away in the Little Ossipee River in Limington.

Wardens say the woman was kayaking with a friend Sunday and was not wearing a life jacket when she fell out of her inflatable kayak. Her friend tried to save her but was unable to. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

The woman was not identified Sunday night.