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More than 20,000 volunteers across six states volunteered Saturday morning to help clean up the Ohio River.

The volunteers spread out along the Ohio River from Pittsburgh to Cairo, Illinois with many residents gathered in the Tri-State to help out.

The annual River Sweep begins at 10 a.m. with several locations around Cincinnati.

The event is organized by the Ohio River Valley Water Sanitation Commission.

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