- Associated Press - Monday, July 20, 2015

ST. LOUIS (AP) - A man is missing after a tugboat sank in the Mississippi River in St. Louis.

According to the St. Louis Fire Department, a tugboat collided with a barge around 6:30 p.m. Sunday. Fire Chief Dennis Jenkerson says the tugboat was pulled underneath some nearby barges.

Two crew members on the tugboat were rescued by another tugboat. They were not injured.


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