Barge Sinks At The 41 Mile Marker Of The Main Channel

Local News Wednesday, December 14th, 2022

A sizable barge sank near the Lake shoreline near Mile Marker 41 on Tuesday afternoon but the circumstances remain unclear.

A tip to the KRMS news tip line by a caller who did not want to be identified says the vessel was in close proximity to another barge at the time.

There’s a report the sunken barge is owned by Horseshoe Bend Docks and Rip Rap.

KRMS News has made calls to the company but has not yet heard back.

Local News Wednesday, December 14th, 2022

Reporter Chris Barnum