Missing Boater Update

Officials are trying to determine when it would be safe to resume the search for the crewman of the tugboat that sank Friday afternoon, Jan. 20, 2007.

The Livingston County Director of Emergency Management, Ben Stringer plans to check the river’s current and the amount of debris to determine when the search would be safe to resume.

Forty-two-year-old Briam Turner of Carlisle County has been missing since the boat flipped Friday near Owens Island, a small area near Paducah.