Deckhand killed in fall from coal barge along Ohio River lock

(STEUBENVILLE, Ohio) — A deckhand was killed when he fell off a barge at the Ohio River’s New Cumberland Locks and Dam, the Review newspaper of East Liverpool reported. The man was working for Campbell Transportation Co. He fell off a coal barge bound for the nearby FirstEnergy W.H. Sammis power plant.
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By Professional Mariner Staff