Family rescued from sinking boat on Mississippi River - KMOV.com

Family rescued from sinking boat on Mississippi River

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ST. CHARLES COUNTY, Mo. (KMOV.com) – A family of four was rescued from a sinking boat on the Mississippi River Tuesday night.

Firefighters said two adults and two children were on a boat near Two Branch Marina in northern St. Charles County when it started to sink around 9:15 p.m.

All four of the boats occupants were pulled to safety by other boaters before rescue crews arrived.

The four people were not injured during the incident. 

It is unknown what caused the boat to sink. 

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