Boat Collision on the Black Warrior River Killed Two, and Left One Hurt in Jefferson Co., AL
Jefferson County, AL -- A boat collision in the area of Jefferson County, AL left two unidentified people dead Thursday, June 1, 2017.
The incident happened on the Black Warrior River around 7:30 p.m. According to the report, the two boats crashed near Bankhead Lake. One person from each boat was killed in the incident. A third person was left with injuries. The nature of that victim's injuries was described as non-life threatening.
The investigation into the incident is ongoing and may reveal more details as it concludes.
At the time of the preliminary press release there was no further information available regarding the deadly incident.
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