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Ferry deckhand, 82, dies after fall into Ohio River
Reported by: Associated Press
Reported: Wednesday, December 11, 2013 12:47 AM EST
Officials say an 82-year-old deckhand on an Ohio River ferry is dead after falling into the water.
Souder was pronounced dead at University of Cincinnati Medical Center.
Boone County Water Rescue Team Captain Dale Appel says the temperature of the river was in the 40s and hypothermia can set in quickly in such conditions.