1 dead after vehicle submerges in water at Sunset Marina
Published: Nov. 7, 2021 at 5:38 PM CST|Updated: Nov. 7, 2021 at 11:08 PM CST
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (KWQC) - Rock Island County Coroner Brian Gustafson confirmed one man died Sunday night when a vehicle became submerged in the Mississippi River near the Sunset Marina.
Multiple emergency crews responded to the boat ramp on Sunset Lane and 18th Avenue in Rock Island for a water rescue around 5 p.m. Rock Island Police confirmed one person was taken to the hospital.
A TV6 crew on the scene said they saw they saw three boats in the water, as well as a dive team.
The Rock Island Arsenal and Davenport also assisted with an ambulance, dive team, and firefighters.
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