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Plans underway for 10th Anniversary of the Queen Isabella Causeway Collapse

In the early morning hours of September 15, 2001, just four days after 9/11, a barge struck the Queen Isabella Causeway causing a portion of it to collapse. Eight lives were lost and three survivors rescued from the waters of the Laguna Madre Bay. A decade later, members of the communities bridged by the Queen […]

9th Anniversary of the Queen Isabella Causeway Collapse Ceremony 9/15 9a

9th Anniversary of the Queen Isabella Causeway Collapse Memorial Service at the base of the bridge in Port Isabel Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 9 a.m. Prayer & Moment of Silence The Public is Invited to Attend. 20100915-qic_memorial