Search continues for kayaker who capsized in Md. river

(PHOTO: NRP)

ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Rescue crews continued their search Thursday for a kayaker who capsized in the Severn River Wednesday, officials say.

21-year-old Jose Ramirez, of Annapolis, fell off his kayak near the Chase Creek in the late afternoon and has not yet been found, Natural Resources Police say.

Police say he is not believed to be wearing a life jacket.

A second kayaker, Ramirez’s co-worker, was found and is in stable condition. Police say he was treated at a local medical center.