Boaters survive trip over Charles City dam - KWWL - Eastern Iowa Breaking News, Weather, Closings

Boaters survive trip over Charles City dam

Posted: Updated:
CHARLES CITY (KWWL) -

Two Charles City men survived a trip over a dam Saturday evening on the Cedar River.  The Iowa DNR says a pontoon boat being operated by 25-year-old Ryan Fisher lost power and floated over the dam at approximately 8 p.m. Saturday.  Fisher and a passenger had to be rescued from a bridge pillar downstream by the Charles City Fire Department.  Neither was wearing a life jacket.  No one was hurt.

 

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KWWL. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Sandy Youngblut at 319-291-1259. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.