Walsh Construction investigating boat incident involving crew me - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Walsh Construction investigating boat incident involving crew members on Ohio River overnight

Posted: Updated:
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Walsh construction is investigating an overnight incident involving a small boat used in construction on the Ohio River Bridges Project. 

According to a press release, three Walsh crew members boarded a crew boat to retrieve a safety boat that had broken loose. The boat capsized at the flood gates to the Falls of the Ohio and all three crew members were thrown overboard. 

Clarksville and Jeffersonville emergency crews responded to the incident and all three men were pulled from the river. 

Two men were taken to University Hospital to be examined and one was admitted with non-life threatening injuries. 

Walsh Construction says they will investigate the incident. 

Copyright 2014 WDRB News. All rights reserved.
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 WDRB. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.