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Boater pulled from Tickfaw River after accident in Livingston Parish

3 months 3 weeks 4 days ago June 25, 2016 Jun 25, 2016 Saturday, June 25 2016 June 25, 2016 10:24 PM in News
Source: WBRZ

KILLIAN - First responders say one person was injured and another boater was pulled from the Tickfaw River after a boat struck a tree in Livingston Parish Saturday night.

The incident happened near Highway 22 and Tin Lizzy's Marina along the Tickfaw River around 10 p.m. Saturday. Sources tell WBRZ News 2 that one woman suffered a broken arm and first responders were searching the water for a second boater.

After a brief search, the man was pulled from the river around 10:10 p.m. First responders have not released the condition of the second boater at this time.

Acadian Ambulance Airmed is on scene.

This is a developing story. Stay tuned to WBRZ News 2 online and on Facebook and Twitter for updates as more information becomes available.

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