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48-year-old MO man rescued from stream

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 BAXTER COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - A man was rescued from a stream that feeds into Lake Norfork Monday afternoon. 

The Baxter County Sheriff's Office received a call, shortly before 3:00, about a man floating in the water near Baxter County Road 43, about five miles east of Gamaliel.

County deputies, an ambulance from Ozark County, Missouri, first responders from the 101 Gamaliel Fire Protection District, and an air ambulance were dispatched to the scene.

Stacey Charles Thompson, 48, was rescued and taken to a medical facility in Missouri for examination and treatment.

His condition is not known at this time.

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