Man succumbs to injuries after backing boat trailer into river
Hamilton, Illinois —
A Warsaw, Illinois man has died after an accident backing a boat trailer into the Mississippi River near Hamilton last weekend.
That's according to the Ft. Madison Daily Democrat.
The man was taken to the hospital shortly after 6 a.m. Saturday.
A report stated a vehicle had become submerged while the driver was trying to back a boat trailer into the water.
A man was was rescued but found unresponsive.
He was taken to the hospital but did not survive his injuries.