Sunday, July 27 2014 5:57 PM EDT2014-07-27 21:57:03 GMT
A dive team is searching for the body of a 34-year-old man from the Toledo area, believed to have drowned in a Jet Ski accident on Saturday. It happened around 8:30 p.m. Saturday in a private pond inMore >>
The body of 34-year-old Jason Mitchell, from Perrysburg, was located by divers around 1pm on Sunday in about seven feet of water.More >>
historic bridge in Waterville could soon be replaced, if planning goes through.
Waterville Bridge is a highly-traveled bridge build in 1940. It allows drivers
to cross the Maumee River, heading to Bowling Green or Perrysburg.
use it at least twice a day," said driver Matt Nolan.
the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) plans to replace the bridge. They
are currently in the planning stages of the project, completing studies to make
sure their work will be environmentally friendly, safe for drivers, and able to
maintain the bridge's historical integrity.
it's needed for safety, great," said driver Amy Cluley. "I hope it's a good
expense and not wasteful, but [the bridge is] definitely a need."
plans to hold a public meeting in March of next year to fully explain the
project, but one local business is already welcoming the construction.
think it might slow traffic down here a lot more, and that's a plus because it
can get real crazy," said Shawna Harris from Dale's Diner.
project is expected to cost $14 million and construction is expected to start