DAUPHIN ISLAND, Ala. (WKRG) — A boat crashed into the runway at Jeremiah Denton Airport on Dauphin Island Sunday afternoon, manager Bill Meredith confirmed to WKRG News 5.
Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s Marine Patrol Division reports a boat ran aground at the north end of Mobile Bay at about 3 p.m.
A WKRG News 5 viewer says multiple emergency vehicles were on the scene at about 9 p.m.
Meredith said a small boat crashed into the runway on the northeast side. Three people were on board at the time.
It’s unclear if anyone was injured.
WKRG News 5 has reached out to the Dauphin Island Police Department. They were not able to provide any details.
This is a developing story. Check back when more details become available.
CORRECTION: A previous version of this article listed Bill Meredith as the owner of the airport; he is the manager of the county-owned, public-use airport.