Early this morning, a barge on the Mississippi River just south of the I-80 bridge began taking on water.

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Assistance was required to pump water from the sinking vessel, as these pictures show.  At press time, the Towboat crew were still working on the issue.

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Klinger showed up to offer assistance, but, frankly, what help could a guy on shore who is not a strong swimmer offer?

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