Trackhoe Salvage Completed


St. John Tradewinds News Photo by Tom Oat

A salvage company removed this 17-ton trackhoe from the waters of Fish Bay on Thursday, March 27. The trackhoe driver lost control of the construction machine on the Fish Bay switchback on Thursday morning, March 13, and it fell more than 60 feet to the shoreline. The driver jumped from the equipment and was not injured.