OFF-DUTY FIREFIGHTER HELPS RESCUE WOMAN FROM THE OTONABEE RIVER
7/6/2018 5:16:52 AM
The quick action of an off-duty firefighter helped to avoid a tragedy in the city.
Around 7:40 last night, the firefighter noticed a woman in distress while swimming in the Otonabee River.
They entered the water and managed to assist the victim until a rescue boat arrived to the area between the Inverlea and London Street bridges.
The victim was taken to the PRHC for treatment.
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