Report: 3 injured after boat hits barge near Waggaman

Report: 3 injured after boat hits barge near Waggaman
The Coast Guard responded to a barge collision with three people injured on Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019. (Source: NOLA.com)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -Three people were injured after a boat hit a barge on the Mississippi River near Waggaman on Sunday night, according to a report by our partners NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune.

According to the report, Live Oak Manor Fire Department responded to a call in the 9600 block of River Road near mile marker 112.

The U.S. Coast Guard was called to the scene, according to the report.

Details on the three people’s injuries were not immediately available.

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