HELENA, Ala. (WBRC) - UPDATE: Authorities in Helena say the missing kayaker has been found safe and is being checked out by Helena Fire Department medics.
Authorities are currently searching for a missing kayaker along the Cahaba River in Helena.
The Helena police and fire departments are searching along the Cahaba River near the Highway 52 E bridge.
Officials say a helicopter is assisting in the search.
This story is developing. We’ll update it with more information as it becomes available.