Coast Guard searching for person in water after vessel capsizes
Coast Guard Sector New Orleans watchstanders received a notification at 8:12 p.m. of the 54-foot inspected towing vessel Seattle Slew capsizing in the Mississippi River near Myrtle Grove Fleet with three people on board. Two people were recovered. One is missing.
There is a waterway closure from mile marker 55 to mile marker 58 on the Mississippi River.
The cause of the incident is under investigation. ■