Mississippi Boats

Rescue boats on the Mississippi River on Feb. 13, 2020

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – A barge worker was rescued after falling into the Mississippi River Thursday. 

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The worker fell off a boat and into the water around 11:15 a.m. The worker was then rescued by another worker. 

The worker was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. 

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