One of the missing fishermen in Lauderdale County identified as The Velcro Pygmies band member

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LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Ala. – Authorities have identified the two missing fishermen as Jacob and Jeremiah Sanders of Florence.

Around 2:40 Thursday morning, search crews found a small bass boat trapped under the Singing River Bridge. That boat has been positively identified as belonging to the missing fishermen.

Crews are currently searching the waters for the men, after taking a break for morning storms.

Currently, ALEA Marine Patrol, Aviation, Florence Fire, Killen Fire/Rescue, and Lauderdale EMA are involved.

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