Overturned Barge: Two People Missing in Mississippi River

Published 04/08 2014 05:11PM

Updated 04/08 2014 05:33PM

LITTLE ROCK, AR - According to the Mississippi County Sheriff's Department, police are working an accident involving an overturned barge on the Mississippi River near the town of Armorel, about 7 miles east of Blytheville.

Sources say the barge is quite a ways from the banks and is behind a levee of of County Road 1015 near the Kinder Morgan and Nucor factories.

We will bring you more information when it becomes available.

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