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A U.S. Secret Service agent died in a kayaking accident along the Severn River Saturday night in Maryland.
According to U.S. Secret Service officials, Special Agent Stephanie Hancock has been with the Secret Service since 2007. She last assignment was serving on the current Presidential Protective Detail.
Hancock “fell” into the water along with another kayaker on the Severn River at the mouth of Spa Creek around 3:20 p.m. Saturday. The other kayaker was rescued. Hancock’s body was found around 9:45 p.m.