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One dead in barge crash with rowing boat

National News // Jan. 14, 2020

A person has died and two others injured after a barge crashed into a rowing boat on the Rhine River in Basel yesterday evening.

Pixabay One dead in barge crash with rowing boat

Police say the dead person and all the injured were in the rowing boat.

The victims have not been formally identified.

Rescuers used helicopters with searchlights to find the victims.

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