Man and woman killed in boating accident on the Black Warrior River
MOUNDVILLE, Ala. —
UPDATE 10:30 : A man and woman in her 20's are the victims who died in a boating collision on the Black Warrior River, according to Moundville Mayor Tony Lester.
ABC 33/40 broke the story before 8 P.M. Wednesday night after confirming two deaths from a two-boat crash near the Black Warrior River.
Mayor Lester told ABC 33/40 there are multiple injuries and multiple people involved in the accident.
Right now the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency Marine Patriol Division will be conducting the investigation.
No names of the victims have been released at this time.
The accident happened about 3 miles south of the Moundville boat ramp.
The location of the accident is actually on the Black Warrior River, next to Wiggins Lake.
Two people have been killed on the Black Warrior River in a boating accident, according to Moundville Mayor Tony Lester.
This is a breaking story, and ABC 33/40 News will provide more information as soon as it is available.