1 missing, infant injured after boat capsizes in the Savannah River

SAVANNAH, Ga. — Fire crews say a boat capsized on the Savannah River Saturday, ejecting three people including an infant.

An adult and an infant were rescued. Diving crews are still searching for the third boater using sonar.

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The infant was taken to a nearby hospital, Chuck Kearns, chief of Chatham Emergency Services, told WTOC.

The Savannah fire department said it appears the boat collided with a barge near the Colonial Oil Dock before capsizing.

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