WWIS Header
Log in
updated 3:12 PM UTC, Mar 3, 2015

Construction Worker Falls Off Dresbach Bridge

  • Written by Bob Gabrielson
  • Published in News

(11/6/13) A construction worker fell this morning from the Dresbach Bridge just north of La Crosse over the Mississippi River on Interstate-90.

  Reports from two La Crosse T-V stations said the person was working on the bridge when he fell about 45-feet -- and rescuers had to use boats and hoists to get to the victim.  The Tri-State Ambulance service was called around 9:05 a-m.  Two area fire departments joined in the response.   

20°F

Black River Falls

Fair

Humidity: 48%

Wind: 17 mph

  • 3 Mar 2015 31°F -3°F
  • 4 Mar 2015 15°F -11°F