Technical rescue performed at Boulder Beach - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Technical rescue performed at Boulder Beach

SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - Rescue crews successfully performed a technical rescue at Boulder Beach Tuesday evening.  Crews were able to rescue a woman who was trying to get in the Spokane River and fell and broke her leg around 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

After falling the woman landed on the ground next to the river and because of her fractured leg was unable to get up. Crews were able to use a low angle rescue to get the woman and she was transported to the hospital.

Boulder Beach is located about 1 mile west of Argonne on Upriver Dr.  Crews are trying to get to a woman that is on the edge of the water.

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