A Body Was Found While Searching For The BB Riverboats Employee


(Newport, KY) -A body was recovered while searching in the area for a BB Riverboats employee that went missing on Tuesday morning.

Video footage shows a BB Riverboats employee falling over a guardrail and into the Ohio River between a barge and the Belle of Cincinnati.

Boone and Campbell county both assisted in the search efforts which quickly became a recovery operation .Officials do believe the man fell 20 feet deep into the water.

After 2 days of using every bit of equipment,crews found a mans body in the water. The body has not yet been identified by the coroner and the identity of the missing BB employee has not been released.