Salvage Operations for Towing vessel Misty Dawn Progressing

BARBOURSVILLE, W.Va. – The towing vessel Misty Dawn was raised from the bottom of the Kanawha River by salvage crews Thursday morning. The vessel has been refloated, and the diesel fuel on board has been safely removed.

Coast Guard continues coordination of Misty Dawn pollution response and salvage

BARBOURSVILLE, W.Va. — The Coast Guard continues to coordinate pollution response and salvage efforts of the towing vessel Misty Dawn, which sank on the Kanawha River near Poca, W.Va, Monday.

Body of Missing Man Recovered From Sunken Towing Vessel Misty Dawn

BARBOURSVILLE, W. Va. — The U.S. Coast Guard and St. Albons Police Department divers recovered the body of Greg Smith of Catlettsburg, Ky., in the pilothouse of the Misty Dawn, Monday.

Coast Guard searching for missing person on Kanawha River

BARBOURSVILLE, W. Va. —The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for a missing person on the Kanawha River after a 67-foot towing vessel sank Monday at approximately 2 a.m near Winfield, W. Va.