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Friends, family, co-workers and supporters gather to remember Kent Morton, the painter who fell into the Detroit River while working on the Ambassador Bridge. (WWJ Photo)

Hundreds Gather To Remember Man Who Fell From Ambassador Bridge

The MorningStar Ministries Church in Garden City was filled Thursday night, as hundreds of people turned out to reflect and share their memories of Kent Morton, the man who fell into the Detroit River while working on the Ambassador Bridge.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2012

Search Ends For Worker Who Fell From Ambassador Bridge

The missing man is 27-year old Kent Morton of Garden City. He was part of a crew doing paint and welding work on the center span of the bridge when he fell about 1:45 p.m.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/11/2012

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Report: Confusion Slowed Pilot’s Lake Huron Rescue

A pilot whose plane crashed into Lake Huron spent nearly a full day in the water because an air-traffic controller and Coast Guard rescuers were confused about where he had ditched his single-engine aircraft, according to a sheriff’s report.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/07/2011

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64 Animals Removed From Howell House, Barn

Horses, sheep, dogs, cats, rabbits, guinea pigs, chickens and a goat were being examined by veterinarians following their rescue from a Livingston County barn and house.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2011

3 Adults, 6 Kids Rescued From Partridge Island

Authorities rescued three adults and six children from Partridge Island in Lake Superior who had been on the water in a 12-foot boat.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/18/2011

Woman Rescued From Burning Home

The quick action of Macomb County Sheriff deputies is being credited with saving a woman from a house fire in Mount Clemens.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/09/2011

Students Rescued From Apartment Fire

Two dozen people were rescued from a burning apartment building in Ann Arbor, many of them U of M students.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/01/2011

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Residents Rescued By Boat Following Flood

One neighborhood near downtown Lansing is more like a lake, Thursday, after feet of water flooded the streets.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/28/2011

Plane Crash Survivor Describes Ordeal

The pilot of a small plane who floated in Lake Huron for 17 hours after his plane went down, is talking to WWJ.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/28/2011

Pilot Who Crashed In Lake Huron Found Alive

A fishing boat, called Eagles Nest, rescued the pilot about nine miles off Harbor Beach, according to USCG Petty Officer Lauren Jorgensen.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2011

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