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Construction worker remembered for heroic river rescue

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DES MOINES (KWWL) -

An Iowa man known for saving a woman from a river has died. 

Jason Oglesbee saved a woman from the Des Moines river eight years ago.

She was in a boat with her husband when it went over the dam.

Oglesbee was able to save her by dangling at the end of chains from a construction crane.

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