River rescue shuts down Government Bridge

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DAVENPORT, Iowa-- The Government Bridge is back open tonight after it was closed this afternoon for a river rescue.

Around noon, a boat ran out of fuel and floated downstream until it was up against the rollers at Lock and Dam 15.

Davenport fire crews were able to bring fuel to the boaters. No one was hurt.