Authorities Searching For Person In The River Near Boone Bridge

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ST. CHARLES, MO. (KPLR) – The St. Charles Fire Department has launched a rescue boat from the St. Charles riverfront to assist in the search for the report of a missing woman in the Missouri River, near the Boone Bridge.  

This all started with reports from motorist on the Boone Bridge, saying a woman was walking on foot the bridge.  When police arrived, the woman was nowhere to be seen.

Fearing the woman may have jumped from the Boone Bridge, picked up by a motorist or just what happened is at question this hour.

Currently, Cottleville Police, Monarch Fire and St. Charles Fire Department are involved in the search.

More details to come as they become available.