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updated 11:32 AM UTC, Aug 16, 2017

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.   

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Black River Falls

Mostly Cloudy

Humidity: 61%

Wind: 14 mph

  • 16 Aug 2017 78°F 59°F
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