One person missing after boat sinks into Missouri River

DRIVER OF THE TRUCK WAS NOT HURT. THE SEARCH IS ON FOR A WOMAN WHO VANISHED WHEN A BOAT SANK INTO THE MISSOURI RIVER THIS HAPPENED. JUST BEFORE MIDNIGHT NORTH OF BLAIR NEAR THE TYSON BEND WILDLIFE AARE SEVERAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES RESPOEDND INCLUDING DIVE TEAMS HARRISON COUNTY. SHERIFF DEPUTIES. SAY PEOPLE WERE BEING PULLED FROM THE WATER ONTO ANOTHER BOA

One person missing after boat sinks into Missouri River, according to authorities

A search is underway for a person that disappeared Sunday night after the boat they were on sank into the Missouri River, according to authorities.The incident happened around midnight, north of the Tyson Bend Wildlife area in Iowa, near Blair, Nebraska.According to the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Harrison County 911 received a call that a boat on the Missouri River was taking on water. A spokesperson said the boat was 35 feet long.Harrison County Sheriff’s Office, Blair Police Department, Blair Fire and Rescue, Southwest Iowa Dive Team, Yutan Dive Team, Harrison County Emergency Management and Shelby County Emergency Management responded to the scene.A number of people were on board and were rescued, but one person was not, according to authorities. Law enforcement at the scene interviewed witnesses and confirmed that a 20-year-old female is missing. According to authorities, efforts are underway to recover the boat and the missing person.The incident is under investigation.More headlines

A search is underway for a person that disappeared Sunday night after the boat they were on sank into the Missouri River, according to authorities.

The incident happened around midnight, north of the Tyson Bend Wildlife area in Iowa, near Blair, Nebraska.

According to the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Harrison County 911 received a call that a boat on the Missouri River was taking on water. A spokesperson said the boat was 35 feet long.

Harrison County Sheriff’s Office, Blair Police Department, Blair Fire and Rescue, Southwest Iowa Dive Team, Yutan Dive Team, Harrison County Emergency Management and Shelby County Emergency Management responded to the scene.

A number of people were on board and were rescued, but one person was not, according to authorities.

Law enforcement at the scene interviewed witnesses and confirmed that a 20-year-old female is missing. According to authorities, efforts are underway to recover the boat and the missing person.

The incident is under investigation.

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