MOLINE, IL : Davenport man dead after car plunges into the Mississippi on Saturday, 6th February 2021
A Davenport man is dead and another is in the hospital after their car went into the river just after 6 this morning.
It happened on 23rd Street in Moline, near the Celebration Belle and River Drive.
Police say a construction employee arrived at work and noticed tire tracks in the snow and missing barricades in the parking lot. Then the employee noticed a hole in the ice and heard cries for help.
Police found a 21-year-old Davenport male lying in the snow, wet. He was transported to a hospital by MedForce and faces life threatening injuries.