CLINTON, Iowa — Authorities have rescued three people from a sinking houseboat on the Mississippi River at Clinton.

The Clinton Herald reports that rescue boats were dispatched around 9:35 p.m. Sunday to the houseboat, which was stuck on a wing dam and sinking.

Authorities say two adults, a child and two dogs were taken to safety. No injuries were reported.


Information from: Clinton Herald, http://www.clintonherald.com

SHARE
Author photo
The AP is one of the largest and most trusted sources of independent newsgathering. AP is neither privately owned nor government-funded; instead, as a not-for-profit news cooperative owned by its American newspaper and broadcast members, it can maintain its single-minded focus on newsgathering and its commitment to the highest standards of objective, accurate journalism.