(THUNDER BAY, ONT) – A Thursday evening water rescue was orchestrated on the Neebing River. Witnesses said that a woman had gone under the surface, and 911 was called.
Responding to the scene with lightning quick reflexes were the Thunder Bay Fire Rescue, Superior North EMS, and Thunder Bay Police Service. They arrived on scene prepared for a water rescue which took place between Southern Ave and Northern Ave in the Neebing River around 9:15pm.
People on scene said a woman was floating down the river under the bridge, but was pulled from the river by first responders.
The woman was safely rescued and conscious. She has been transported by ambulance to the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre for further examination.
Good job to our Thunder Bay Police Service, Superior North EMS and Thunder Bay Fire Rescue crew for their hard work.
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