Divers contesting frigid temperatures searched unsuccessfully Thursday for the operator of a crane that toppled off a barge and into the Kennebec River at Bath Iron Works.
(Confirmed dead after ongoing searches in later posts)
48-year-old Steven Oldham (body never recovered)
12/29/2000 Update: Crane Salvage Runs Into Complications
12/30/2000 Update: Long Vigil Ends for Wife, Family of Crane Victim