9600 River Road, Waggaman

9600 River Road, Waggaman

Three people were injured Sunday afternoon when a boat hit a barge on the Mississippi River in Waggaman, according to an alert received by parish officials.

The crash happened at mile marker 112 on the river, which is near 9600 River Road, Waggaman at the Cargil International. The Live Oak Fire Department and the United Stated Coast Guard responded to the accident.

This report will be updated.