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Missing kayaker found dead in Fall Creek Reservoir

No foul play is suspected at this time.

Posted: Jul 30, 2021 12:44 PM
Updated: Jul 30, 2021 12:48 PM

FALL CREEK, Ore. – The body of a missing kayaker has been found at Fall Creek Reservoir.

Glenn Hornsby, 53, of Eugene went missing at the reservoir on July 26. Family members found his vehicle along Big Fall Creek Road and search and rescue found his kayak upside down and his dog nearby shortly after his disappearance.

Just after 10 a.m. on Friday, the Lane County Sheriff's Office learned a citizen had found a body in the water of the reservoir. Deputies responded and identified the body as Hornsby's.

The Lane County Medical Examiner's Office will be determining a cause of death, and at this time, there are no indications foul play was involved.

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