Two kayakers located in Zoar Valley

Posted at 11:07 PM, May 30, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-31 11:45:46-04

Authorities have located two missing kayakers after a search of Zoar Valley Monday night.

The Evans Police Department tells 7 Eyewitness News the kayakers went missing in the popular kayaking and hiking area Monday evening. The department says the Erie County Sheriff's Office led the search to locate and rescue the hikers.

Rescuers report the kayakers had become lost as it became dark in the gorge. They suffered minor injuries but did not require hospitalization.