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Kayaker killed on Upper Ammonoosuc

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DUMMER, NH -

A Berlin, New Hampshire man is dead following a kayaking accident.

It happened on a stretch of the Upper Ammonoosuc River in the town of Dummer.  Officials say Keith Whitten, 58, was paddling with his wife when his kayak capsized.  His wife was able to get him to shore and begin CPR, but he was pronounced dead after police and rescue units arrived.  Officials suspect that Whitten suffered a medical emergency before the accident.

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