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Missing person identified after Whiskey Bay boat crash

6 months 4 weeks 8 hours ago May 12, 2016 May 12, 2016 Thursday, May 12 2016 May 12, 2016 1:12 PM in News
Source: WBRZ

IBERVILLE PARISH - A person reported missing has been recovered and identified after a boat crash on the Whiskey Bay boat landing Thursday afternoon.

The victim's name is 30-year-old Justin Viator. According to Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, Viator and his father were having motor trouble when the boat got stuck on a bridge pylon and ejected both of them from the boat.

Wildlife agents say both of the men were not wearing life vests.

News 2 is at the scene. This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.

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