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Two rescued from Elk River

Posted on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 6:58 pm

Local emergency responders rescued two females near the Kelso Bridge Thursday afternoon after swift water overturned their canoes.

The females were heading down the Elk River in two separate rental canoes on Thursday afternoon when each canoe tipped over and left the females stranded on opposite sides of the river, according to emergency responders.

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